syndetic


syn·det·ic

adjective \sin-ˈde-tik\

Definition of SYNDETIC

:  connective, connecting <syndetic pronoun>; also :  marked by a conjunctive <syndetic relative clause>
syn·det·i·cal·ly \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin of SYNDETIC

Greek syndetikos, from syndein to bind together — more at asyndeton
First Known Use: 1876

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