iota adscript

noun

Definition of iota adscript

: the unpronounced iota of a Greek improper diphthong when written on the line after the long vowel used in standard printing practice only when the long vowel is a capital

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“Iota adscript.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/iota%20adscript. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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