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syntactic

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adjective syn·tac·tic \sin-ˈtak-tik\

Simple Definition of syntactic

  • linguistics : of or relating to syntax

Full Definition of syntactic

  1. :  of, relating to, or according to the rules of syntax or syntactics

syn·tac·ti·cal·ly play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Variants of syntactic

or syn·tac·ti·cal play \-ti-kəl\

Origin of syntactic

New Latin syntacticus, from Greek syntaktikos arranging together, from syntassein


First Known Use: 1577

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syntactic

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adjective syn·tac·tic \sin-ˈtak-tik\

Medical Definition of syntactic

  1. :  of or relating to syntactics

  2. syn·tac·ti·cal·ly \-ti-k(ə-)lē\play adverb



Variants of syntactic

or syn·tac·ti·cal \-ti-kəl\play

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