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  • Derivation is effected by infixes, prefixes, affixes and reduplication.
  • The derivation of the word has been much debated.
  • Opinions differ as to the derivation of the name of the island.
  • There was actually in fact and practice a larger uniformity than this short list implies, because these principles tended to express themselves in similar forms, and because historical derivation from a common source in Frankish feudalism tended to preserve some degree of uniformity in the more important usages.
  • Secondly, there is the evidence from the development, namely, the presence of the entocodon in the medusa-bud, a structure which, as explained above, can only be accounted for satisfactorily by derivation from a medusan type of organization.
 

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