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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The 7th letter of the Greek alphabet.

Usage examples (26)
  • In 1968 eta launched a campaign of political assassinations of government officials
  • The village is clearly labeled "eta," an old word for Japan's outclass of untouchables known as "burakumin."
  • "eta," a now strongly derogatory word for burakumin that literally means "filthy mass."
  • There were related problems with the eta particle. for more
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