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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. metathesis: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. metathesis: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. metathesis: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. metathesis: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. metathesis: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. metathesis: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. metathesis: Wiktionary [home, info]
  8. metathesis: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  9. metathesis: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  10. metathesis: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  11. metathesis: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  12. metathesis: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  13. metathesis: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Metathesis (linguistics), Metathesis: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  15. Metathesis: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. metathesis: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  17. metathesis: Rhymezone [home, info]
  18. Metathesis: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  19. metathesis: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  20. metathesis: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  21. metathesis: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  22. Metathesis: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  23. metathesis: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. metathesis: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  25. metathesis: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  26. metathesis: Luciferous Logolepsy [home, info]
  27. metathesis: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. metathesis: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. metathesis: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. metathesis: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. metathesis: Silva Rhetoricae: The Forest of Rhetoric [home, info]
  2. Metathesis: Lexicon of Linguistics [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. metathesis: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. metathesis: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. metathesis: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. metathesis: A Word A Day [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. metathesis: PHYSICAL ORGANIC CHEMISTRY [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (metathesis)

noun:  a linguistic process of transposition of sounds or syllables within a word or words within a sentence
noun:  a chemical reaction between two compounds in which parts of each are interchanged to form two new compounds (AB+CD=AD+CB)

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