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syntagma

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noun syn·tag·ma \sin-ˈtag-mə\

Definition of syntagma

plural

syntagmas

or

syntagmata

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  1. :  a syntactic element

syntagmatic

play \ˌsin-ˌtag-ˈma-tik\ adjective


Origin and Etymology of syntagma

Greek, from syntassein


First Known Use: 1937


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