Desinential
Desinential Des`i*nen"tial, a. [Cf. F. d['e]sinentiel.] Terminal. [1913 Webster]

Furthermore, b, as a desinential element, has a dynamic function. --Fitzed. Hall. [1913 Webster]


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  • desinential — See desinence. * * * …   Universalium

  • desinential — des·i·nen·tial …   English syllables

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  • desinential inflection — noun In Arabic grammar, a final short vowel added to a base form to indicate nominative ( u, un), genitive ( i, in), or accusative ( a, an) case …   Wiktionary

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  • desinence — desinent, desinential /des euh nen sheuhl/, adj. /des euh neuhns/, n. 1. a termination or ending, as the final line of a verse. 2. Gram. a termination, ending, or suffix of a word. [1590 1600; < F < ML desinentia, equiv. to L desinent (s. of… …   Universalium

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