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 Metaphys’ics (Greek, after-physics).Metathesis. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Metasta’sio.
 
The real name of this Italian poet was Trapassi (death). He was brought up by Gravina, who Græcised the name. (1698–1782.)   1
 


 Metaphys’ics (Greek, after-physics).Metathesis. 

 
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