asyntactic

adjective asyn·tac·tic
variants: less commonly

asyntactical

Definition of asyntactic

  1. :  not syntactic an asyntactic narrative an asyntactic compound such as star-spangled, with a structure differing from that of the phrase spangled with stars

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Origin and Etymology of asyntactic

Greek asyntaktikos, from a- 2a- + syntaktikos syntactic, syntactical — more at syntactic


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