/ (ˌpɛrɪˈspəʊməˌnɒn) /
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(of a Greek word) bearing a circumflex accent on the last syllable
a word having such an accent
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Question 1 of 8
Which of the following words describes “sky blue”?
Word Origin for perispomenon
from Greek, from peri- (around) + spaein to pull, draw
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