Definition of Geminates

1. Verb. (third-person singular of geminate) ¹



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Definition of Geminates

1. geminate [v] - See also: geminate

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Geminates

gemellology
gemellus
gemels
gemfibrozil
gemfish
gemfishes
geminal
geminal diamine
geminal diamines
geminal diol
geminal diols
geminally
geminate
geminated
geminated teeth
geminates (current term)
geminating
geminatio vocalium
gemination
geminations
gemini
geminies
geminiflorous
geminite
geminiviridae
geminivirus
geminiviruses
geminology
geminous
geminy

Literary usage of Geminates

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1. From Latin to Spanish by Paul M. Lloyd (1987)
"There can be no question that the simplification of geminates was an active ... A counter-argument would be that the simplification of the geminates is ..."

2. An Old English grammar by Eduard Sievers (1903)
"In certain words geminates occur side by side with simple consonants ... In North., inorganic geminates (probably only graphic) are very common ..."

3. Secondary Stress in Anglo-Saxon: (Determined by Metrical Criteria) by Julian Huguenin (1901)
"Later, when geminated consonants are simplified, the rule no longer persists in cases where these geminates formerly existed. (See Sievers' Gr? ..."

4. The Sounds and Inflections of the Greek Dialects: Ionic by Herbert Weir Smyth (1894)
"... geminates the preceding consonant. Examples under §§ 196, 224. The sound ft is Ionic as the result of the contraction of «e to ft ; and all contractions ..."

5. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History by American Museum of Natural History (1895)
"S. geminates. Kore wings with outer margin almost entirely straight ; color almost hind wings yellow centrally S. ..."

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