metatheses metatheses

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a linguistic process of transposition of sounds or syllables within a word or words within a sentence
  2. (n) a chemical reaction between two compounds in which parts of each are interchanged to form two new compounds (AB+CD=AD+CB)
Word of the Day
untenable untenable
/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /