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- n. Alternative form of iotacism.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Pronunciation of η (eta) as the modern Greeks pronounce it, that is, like e in the English word be. This was the pronunciation advocated by Reuchlin and his followers, in opposition to the etacism of Erasmus. See etacism.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as iotacism.
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This explains numberless cases of "itacism" met with in Greek manuscripts, especially the continual interchange of hymeis and hemeis.