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Webster 1913 Edition


Diptote

Dip′tote

,
Noun.
[Gr. [GREEK];
δι-
=
δίσ-
twice + [GREEK] falling, fr. [GREEK] to fall: cf. F.
diptote
.]
(Gram.)
A noun which has only two cases.
Andrews.

Webster 1828 Edition


Diptote

DIPTOTE

,
Noun.
[Gr., to fall.] In grammar, a noun which has only two cases; as, suppetiae, supetias.

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diptote

diptote

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Noun

diptote (plural diptotes)

  1. (grammar) In grammar, a noun which has only two cases. In Modern Standard Arabic, nouns belong to triptotes or diptotes, or can be indeclinable.

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