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One entry found for aphorism.
Main Entry: aph·o·rism
Pronunciation: primarystressaf-schwa-secondarystressriz-schwam
Function: noun
: a short statement of a general truth or idea
- aph·o·rist /-rschwast/ noun
- aph·o·ris·tic /secondarystressaf-schwa-primarystressris-tik/ adjective
- aph·o·ris·ti·cal·ly /-ti-k(schwa-)lemacron/ adverb

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