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Phth is a tetragraph for an initial sound /θ/ or /fθ/ in words of Greek origin such as phthisis. When not initial, it is usually pronounced /fθ/, as in naphthol., although sometimes /pθ/ can be heard.
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Theory of Probability (2017)
A critical introductory treatment by Bruno de Finetti
= ∑ h phth is a polynomial in which the coefficient of th is the probability of obtaining ...
by Alexander Melville Bell
" t, te, th, tt, bt, ct, cht, pt, ght, phth, ed ; as in at, late, thyme, cottage, debtor, indictment, yacht, ptarmigan, sight, phthisis, stopped. 12 " d, de, dd, bd, ddh, Id; as in bad, bade, add, bdellium, buddhism, would. 13 " n, ne, nn, dn, gn, hn, kn, mn, sn ...
by H. V. SWERINGEN
NA PHTH A LIN. A white, shining, crystalline substance obtained by ...
by Greg Brooks
Stephen Oddities <phth = /t/ only in phthisic, phthisis pronounced /'taISIk, "tais Is/ 310 ...
A new English dictionary. A new classical English dictionary or, A complete collection of the most proper and significant words, and terms of art, commonly used in the language. With a continued short and clear exposition ... The seventh edition, carefully revised ... By J. K. i.e. John Kersey (1757)
by John Kersey
English Words are derived from the Greek, which begin with pn, p/, pt, rb, phl, pbr, phth ; or have (y) in the Middle; or have eu, ph, ch pronounced hard, or tb in the Beginning, Middle, or End of them ; also E fcal, oric ] = [kos; as Emphati-c, kos ...
by Shirley Palmer
to the anatomical characters which it exhibits, — as the calculous, granular, and tubercular, — Phth. calculeuse, granuleuse, tuberculeuse. Sometimes, again, the disease acquires itsspecific designation from the condition of system with which ...
by Sir Thomas Edward Thorpe
|8-N A PHTH ...
Bibliotheca Classica; or, a Classical Dictionary, containing a full account of all the proper names mentioned in antient authors, etc (1804)
PHTH 1A, a town of Phthiotis, ...
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Scrabble value of P3H4T1H4
The value of this 4-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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