proparoxytonic

proparoxytone

[proh-pa-rok-si-tohn] Classical Greek Grammar.
adjective
1.
having an accent or heavy stress on the antepenultimate syllable.
noun
2.
a proparoxytone word.

Origin:
1755–65; < Greek proparoxýtonos. See pro-2, paroxytone

proparoxytonic [proh-pa-rok-si-ton-ik] , adjective
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proparoxytone (ˌprəʊpəˈrɒksɪˌtəʊn)
 
adj
1.  (in Ancient Greek) of, relating to, or denoting words having an acute accent on the third syllable from the end
 
n
2.  a proparoxytone word
 
[C18: from Greek proparoxutonos; see pro-², paroxytone]

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