Ablaut

Definition of Ablaut

Ab´laut
n.1.(Philol.) The substitution of one root vowel for another, thus indicating a corresponding modification of use or meaning; vowel permutation; as, get, gat, got; sing, song; hang, hung.

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Abjectness
Abjudge
Abjudicate
Abjudication
Abjugate
Abjunctive
Abjuration
Abjuratory
Abjure
Abjurement
Abjurer
Ablactate
Ablactation
Ablaqueate
Ablaqueation
Ablastemic
Ablation
Ablatitious
Ablative
ablative absolute
-Ablaut-
Ablaze
Able
Able seaman
Able-bodied
Able-minded
Ablegate
Ablegation
Ableness
Ablepsy
Abler
Ablet
Abligate
Abligurition
Ablins
Abloom
Ablude
Abluent
Ablush
Ablution
Ablutionary
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