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hist

interjection \ s often prolonged and usually with , p preceding and , t following ; often read as ˈhist \

Definition of hist

used to attract attention

First Known Use of hist

1592

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hist

\ ˈhīst \

Definition of hist

  • dialectal variant of

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hist

abbreviation

Definition of hist


hist-

combining form
variants: or histo-

Definition of hist-

: tissue
  • histophysiology

Origin and Etymology of hist-

French, from Greek histos mast, loom beam, web, from histanai to cause to stand — more at stand


HIST Defined for Kids

hist.

abbreviation

Definition of hist. for Students

1 historian
2 historical
3 history

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