Syndetical
Syndetic Syn*det"ic, Syndetical Syn*det"ic*al, a. [Gr. ?, from ? to bind together; sy`n with + ? to bind; cf. {Asyndetic}.] Connecting; conjunctive; as, syndetic words or connectives; syndetic references in a dictionary. -- {Syn*det"ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

With the syndetic juxtaposition of distinct members, the article is not often repeated. --C. J. Grece (Trans. Maetzner's Gram.). [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • syndetical — syndetic / detˈik/ or syndetˈical adjective 1. Connective 2. Of a construction in which clauses are connected by conjunctions (grammar) • • • Main Entry: ↑syndesis …   Useful english dictionary

  • Syndetic — Syn*det ic, Syndetical Syn*det ic*al, a. [Gr. ?, from ? to bind together; sy n with + ? to bind; cf. {Asyndetic}.] Connecting; conjunctive; as, syndetic words or connectives; syndetic references in a dictionary. {Syn*det ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Syndetically — Syndetic Syn*det ic, Syndetical Syn*det ic*al, a. [Gr. ?, from ? to bind together; sy n with + ? to bind; cf. {Asyndetic}.] Connecting; conjunctive; as, syndetic words or connectives; syndetic references in a dictionary. {Syn*det ic*al*ly}, adv.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • syndetic — syndetically, adv. /sin det ik/, adj. 1. serving to unite or connect; connective; copulative. 2. Gram. a. conjunctive (def. 3c). b. connected by a conjunction. Also, syndetical. [1615 25; < Gk syndetikós, equiv. to sýndet(os) bound together (syn… …   Universalium

  • syndetic — /sɪnˈdɛtɪk/ (say sin detik) adjective 1. serving to unite or connect; connective; copulative. 2. → conjunctive (def. 3b). Also, syndetical. {Greek syndetikos} –syndetically, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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