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ep·si·lon

 (ĕp′sə-lŏn′, -lən)
n.
The fifth letter of the Greek alphabet. See Table at alphabet.

[Greek e psīlon, simple e, from neuter of psīlos, simple.]

epsilon

(ˈɛpsɪˌlɒn; ɛpˈsaɪlən)
n
(Letters of the Alphabet (Foreign)) the fifth letter of the Greek alphabet (Ε, ε), a short vowel, transliterated as e
[Greek e psilon, literally: simple e]

Epsilon

(ˈɛpsɪˌlɒn; ɛpˈsaɪlən)
n
(Astronomy) (foll by the genitive case of a specified constellation) the fifth brightest star in a constellation: Epsilon Aurigae.

ep•si•lon

(ˈɛp səˌlɒn, -lən; esp. Brit. ɛpˈsaɪ lən)

n.
the fifth letter of the Greek alphabet (Ε, ε).
[< Greek è psīlón bare, simple e]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.epsilon - the 5th letter of the Greek alphabetepsilon - the 5th letter of the Greek alphabet
Greek alphabet - the alphabet used by ancient Greeks
alphabetic character, letter of the alphabet, letter - the conventional characters of the alphabet used to represent speech; "his grandmother taught him his letters"
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The outlying villages, they say, are by them called {kappa omega mu alpha iota}, by the Athenians {delta eta mu iota}: and they assume that Comedians were so named not from {kappa omega mu 'alpha zeta epsilon iota nu}, 'to revel,' but because they wandered from village to village (kappa alpha tau alpha / kappa omega mu alpha sigma), being excluded contemptuously from the city.
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