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gammadion

/ɡæˈmeɪdɪən/
noun (pl) -dia (-dɪə)
1.
a decorative figure composed of a number of Greek capital gammas, esp radiating from a centre, as in a swastika
Word Origin
C19: from Late Greek, literally: little gamma
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n.

swastika-like figure formed of four capital gammas, Medieval Greek gammadion, diminutive of Greek gamma (see gamma).

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