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Exceptions to the -tion rule in French

From:Alfred Wallace <alfredhw@...>
Date:Monday, October 8, 2001, 1:28
I can think of two off the top of my head. One is "un cation," which means
(incredibly) "a cation" (the chemical term).

Also,  the french word for a violent ancient greek sport is "le pankration."

Do these count?  Greek loanwords are good for exceptions in French.


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