Eta



[ey-tuh, ee-tuh] /ˈeɪ tə, ˈi tə/

noun
1.
the seventh letter of the Greek alphabet (H, η).
2.
the vowel sound represented by this letter.
1.
estimated time of arrival.
/ˈiːtə/
noun
1.
the seventh letter in the Greek alphabet (Η, η), a long vowel sound, transliterated as e or ē
/ˈeɪtə/
noun (pl) eta, etas
1.
(in Japan, formerly) a member of a class of outcasts who did menial and dirty tasks
abbreviation
1.
estimated time of arrival
/ˈɛtə/
noun acronym
1.
Euzkadi ta Askatsuna: an organization of militant Basque nationalists attempting to gain independence for the Basques, esp those ruled by Spain, until a ceasefire in 1998, by means of guerrilla warfare

abbreviation of estimated time (of) arrival, first attested 1939.

eta e·ta (ā’tə, ē’tə)
n.

Symbol η The seventh letter of the Greek alphabet.
1.
embryo toxicity assay
2.
Employment and Training Administration
3.
estimated time of arrival

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