About the pronunciation of this word--
I attended a lecture a couple of weeks ago here at UGA, and the lecturer
(Genetics Professor Lois Miller) pronounced the word "ap'-up-toe''-sis."
However, I must agree that forgetting about that second _p_ does make
the word easier to say.
Rob Fulcher University of Georgia
Sophomore Genetics Major rfulcher at athena.cs.uga.edu