hypotactic

adjective
hy·​po·​tac·​tic | \ ˌhī-pə-ˈtak-tik How to pronounce hypotactic (audio) \

Definition of hypotactic

: of or relating to hypotaxis

First Known Use of hypotactic

1896, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hypotactic

Greek hypotaktikos, from hypotassein

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“Hypotactic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hypotactic. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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