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paragoge

[par-uh-goh-jee] /ˌpær əˈgoʊ dʒi/
noun
1.
the addition of a sound or group of sounds at the end of a word, as in the nonstandard pronunciation of height as height-th or once as once-t.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; < Late Latin paragōgē addition to a word, lengthening of a word < Greek paragōgḗ a leading by, alteration, change, derivative of parágein to lead by, past. See para-1, -agogue
Related forms
paragogic
[par-uh-goj-ik] /ˌpær əˈgɒdʒ ɪk/ (Show IPA),
paragogical, adjective
paragogically, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for paragogical

paragoge

/ˌpærəˈɡəʊdʒɪ/
noun
1.
the addition of a sound or a syllable to the end of a word, such as st in amongst
Derived Forms
paragogic (ˌpærəˈɡɒdʒɪk), paragogical, adjective
paragogically, adverb
Word Origin
C17: via Late Latin from Greek paragōgē an alteration, ultimately from paragein to lead past, change
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