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absonant

[ab-suh-nuh nt]
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adjective
  1. dissonant; discordant (usually followed by from or to): behavior that is absonant to nature.

Origin of absonant

1555–65; ab- + -sonant, as in consonant, dissonant
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  • Absonant, ab′so-nant, adj. discordant: absurd: unnatural (with to or from)—opp.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D)

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