adjective lex·i·cal·ist \ˈleksə̇kələ̇st\

Definition of lexicalist

  1. :  of, being, or relating to an approach to grammar in which syntactic structures are derived from properties of lexemes rather than from a large set of transformations

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Origin and Etymology of lexicalist

lexical + 2-ist

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to cast off or become cast off

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