ən; ăn when stressed
A prefix meaning “without” or “not” when forming an adjective (such as amorphous, without form, or atypical, not typical), and “absence of” when forming a noun (such as arrhythmia, absence of rhythm). Before a vowel or h it becomes an– (as in anhydrous, anoxia ).
The form of a used before words beginning with a vowel sound:
an associate degree in nursing
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