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  • grammaticality — /greuh mat i kal i tee/, n. the state or quality of being grammatical. Also, grammaticalness /greuh mat i keuhl nis/. [1960 65; GRAMMATICAL + ITY] * * * …   Universalium

  • grammaticality — gram·mat·i·cal·i·ty …   English syllables

  • grammaticality — grəˌmad.əˈkaləd.ē noun ( es) : the quality or state of being grammatical …   Useful english dictionary

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