What does ecthlipsis mean?

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Ecthlipsis(noun)

    the dropping out or suppression from a word of a consonant, with or without a vowel

  2. Ecthlipsis(noun)

    the elision of a final m, with the preceding vowel, before a word beginning with a vowel

  3. Origin: [L., fr. Gr. , fr. to squeeze out.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ecthlipsis

    ek-thlip′sis, n. omission or suppression of a letter. [Gr.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ecthlipsis in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ecthlipsis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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