ecphonesis

noun ec·pho·ne·sis \ˌekfəˈnēsə̇s\

Definition of ecphonesis

plural

ecphoneses

\-ēˌsēz\

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Origin and Etymology of ecphonesis

Greek ekphōnēsis, from ekphōnein to cry out (from ek out of, out—from ex—+ phōnein to speak, sound, from phōnē sound, voice) + -sis — more at ex-, ban


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