paragogue

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paragoge or paragogue (ˌpærəˈɡəʊdʒɪ, ˈpærəˌɡɒɡ)
 
n
the addition of a sound or a syllable to the end of a word, such as st in amongst
 
[C17: via Late Latin from Greek paragōgē an alteration, ultimately from paragein to lead past, change]
 
paragogue or paragogue
 
n
 
[C17: via Late Latin from Greek paragōgē an alteration, ultimately from paragein to lead past, change]
 
paragogic or paragogue
 
adj
 
para'gogical or paragogue
 
adj
 
para'gogically or paragogue
 
adv

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