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EtymologyEdit

From a Vulgar Latin *admūtīre, from mūtus (mute, silent). Analysable as a- +‎ mu(et) +‎ -ir.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /a.mɥiʁ/, /a.my.iʁ/
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VerbEdit

amuïr

  1. (takes a reflexive pronoun, linguistics) to become mute, to disappear (of a sound)

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