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- n. The addition of a letter or sound at the end of a word, without changing its meaning, as in "numb" for "num" or "whilst" for "whiles".
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The addition of a letter at the end of a word, without changing its sense.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In grammar, same as paragoge.
- n. The rectification of crooked limbs by means of instruments.
From Ancient Greek a putting on. (Wiktionary)