Asyndetic
Asyndetic As`yn*det"ic, a. [See {Asyndeton}.] Characterized by the use of asyndeton; not connected by conjunctions. -- {As`yn*det"ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • asyndetic — 1823; see ASYNDETON (Cf. asyndeton) + IC (Cf. ic) …   Etymology dictionary

  • asyndetic — adjective Date: circa 1864 marked by asyndeton • asyndetically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • asyndetic — See asyndeton. * * * …   Universalium

  • asyndetic — adjective Not connected by a conjunction. Ant: syndetic See Also: asyndeton …   Wiktionary

  • asyndetic — adj. (Grammar) lacking conjunctions; lacking cross references …   English contemporary dictionary

  • asyndetic — asyn·det·ic …   English syllables

  • asyndetic — adjective lacking conjunctions • Ant: ↑syndetic • Derivationally related forms: ↑asyndeton • Topics: ↑grammar * * * asyndetˈic adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Asyndetically — Asyndetic As yn*det ic, a. [See {Asyndeton}.] Characterized by the use of asyndeton; not connected by conjunctions. {As yn*det ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • asyndeton — asyndetic /as in det ik/, adj. asyndetically, adv. /euh sin di ton , teuhn/, n. 1. Rhet. the omission of conjunctions, as in He has provided the poor with jobs, with opportunity, with self respect. 2. Library Science. the omission of cross… …   Universalium

  • HEBREW GRAMMAR — The following entry is divided into two sections: an Introduction for the non specialist and (II) a detailed survey. [i] HEBREW GRAMMAR: AN INTRODUCTION There are four main phases in the history of the Hebrew language: the biblical or classical,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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