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Definition of the adjective agglutinative
What does agglutinative mean as an attribute of a noun?
- forming derivative or compound words by putting together constituents each of which expresses a single definite meaning
- united as if by glue
Alternative definition of the adjective agglutinative
- Sticky, tacky, adhesive.
- [linguistics] Having words derived by combining parts, each with a separate meaning.
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Supplementary Volume: Recent Developments with Focus on Electronic and Computational Lexicography by Rufus Gouws
The Bantu languages are also highly agglutinative in nature, as are Turkish, Finnish, Hungarian and Estonian to name a few, and this complicates the development of lexicons and particular language models. Language models are statistical ...
by Robert H. Winthrop
agglutinative (Turkish), and inflecting languages ( Sanskrit, Latin) (see Lyons 1968:187-91). Isolating languages (in which words are ...
by David Crystal
see AGGLUTINATIVE agglutinative (adj.) ...
Lexicon and Grammar (2001)
The English Syntacticon by Joseph E. Emonds
By this criterion, the world's many “agglutinative languages” from Malay to Navajo to Greenlandic to Turkish fare poorly, as in fact does the French word above as well. Whether or not ...
by Raymond Hickey
agglutinative. A term usedin language typology to denote those languages, such as Finnish, Turkish or manyBantu languages, whichuseformally transparent, bound morphemestoindicate grammaticalcategories. An example of agglutination ...
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Video shows what agglutinative means. Sticky, tacky, adhesive.. Having words derived by combining parts, each with a separate meaning.. agglutinative ...
Scrabble value of A1G2G2L1U1T1I1N1A1T1I1V4E1
The value of this 13-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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