adjective poly·synthetic
variants: less commonly


Definition of polysynthetic

  1. :  characterized by polysynthesism


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Origin and Etymology of polysynthetic

Late Greek polysynthetos much compounded (from Greek poly- much—from polys much, many—+ synthetos compounded, put together, from syntithenai to put together) + English -ic or -ical — more at poly-, synthesis

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a brief usually trivial fact

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