Go to 'thermo-' entry Go to 'dino-' entry Go to 'chondro-' entry Go to 'aero-' entry Go to '-logy' entry Go to 'thaumato-' entry Go to 'nano-' entry Go to '-sophy' entry Go to 'bucco-' entry Go to '-ism' entry Go to '-lysis' entry Go to 'galacto-' entry Go to '-anthropy' entry Go to 'pneumo-' entry Go to '-ploitation' entry Go to '-lithic' entry Go to '-sepalous' entry Go to 'onco-' entry Go to '-parous' entry Go to 'dermato-' entry Go to 'multi-' entry Go to 'dodeca-' entry Go to '-zoon' entry Go to 'vermi-' entry Go to 'crystallo-' entry Go to 'biblio-' entry Go to 'eco-' entry Go to 'juxta-' entry Go to 'facio-' entry
Affixes: the building blocks of English
Affixes: the building blocks of English

pali(n)- Rarely palim-.

Again.

[Greek palin, again.]

Some examples: palindrome (Greek dramein, to run) is a word or sequence of words that reads the same backwards as forwards; a palimpsest (Greek palimpsēstos, from psēstos, rubbed smooth) is a parchment which has been written on twice, the later text superimposed on earlier writing that has been rubbed out; a palinode (Greek ōidē, song) is a poem in which the poet retracts a view or sentiment expressed in a former poem; in medicine, palilalia (Greek lalia, speech, chatter) is a speech disorder characterized by involuntary repetition of words, phrases, or sentences.

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