parasynthetic

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek παρασύνθετος (parasunthetos), from παρά (para, beside) + σύνθετος (sunthetos, compound, composite).

AdjectiveEdit

parasynthetic (not comparable)

  1. (grammar) formed by adding multiple elements (prefixes, suffixes, etc.) to a compound word

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Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 12:43