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EtymologyEdit

From Latin māter lēctiōnis(literally mother of reading).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈmeɪtə lɛktiˈəʊnɪs/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈmeɪtɚ lɛktiˈoʊnɪs/

NounEdit

mater lectionis (plural matres lectionis)

  1. (phonology) A consonant letter used to represent a vowel sound in Semitic scripts.

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