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Overview of noun metathesis

The noun metathesis has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. metathesis

(a linguistic process of transposition of sounds or syllables within a word or words within a sentence)

2. double decomposition, double decomposition reaction, metathesis

(a chemical reaction between two compounds in which parts of each are interchanged to form two new compounds (AB+CD=AD+CB)) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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