subjacency
noun Date: circa 1891 the quality or state of being subjacent

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  • subjacency — (ˌ)səbˈjāsənsē, si noun ( es) : the quality or state of being subjacent * * * subjacency (səbˈdʒeɪsənsɪ) [f. next: see ency.] The state or condition of being subjacent. In mod. Dicts …   Useful english dictionary

  • subjacency — See subjacent. * * * …   Universalium

  • subjacency — sub·ja·cen·cy …   English syllables

  • subjacent — subjacency, n. subjacently, adv. /sub jay seuhnt/, adj. 1. situated or occurring underneath or below; underlying. 2. forming a basis. 3. lower than but not directly under something. [1590 1600; < L subjacent (s. of subjacens), prp. of subjacere… …   Universalium

  • glossogenetic — adjective Of or pertaining to the emergence of linguistic forms over time. In other words, the Subjacency Condition may be an innate fossil of a glossogenetic adaptation to avoid long distance dependencies. See Also: glossogenesis, glottogenetic …   Wiktionary

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