phasis

[fey-sis]
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noun, plural pha·ses [fey-seez] /ˈfeɪ siz/.

a manner, stage, or aspect of being; phase.

Nearby words

  1. phased array,
  2. phasedown,
  3. phaseout,
  4. phases of matter,
  5. phasing,
  6. phasmid,
  7. phasor,
  8. phat,
  9. phatic,
  10. phaënna

Origin of phasis

1650–60; < New Latin < Greek phásis appearance, equivalent to pha- (base of phaínein to show) + -sis -sis

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