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Definition for: DISSIMILATIONS

dissimilations
Breakdown in living organisms of more complex substances into simpler ones together with release of energy
A linguistic process by which one of two similar sounds in a word becomes less like the other; "the Old French MARBRE became the English MARBLE by dissimilation"