disjunct (plural disjuncts)
- The state of being disjointed; disjointedness; a disconnect.
- 2019, Li Huang; James Lambert, “Another Arrow for the Quiver: A New Methodology for Multilingual Researchers”, in Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, DOI:10.1080/01434632.2019.1596115, page 1:
- Knowing for ourselves that a large disjunct existed between what could be read at NIE and what could be heard, we set about devising a way to measure what we were familiar with hearing.
- (logic) One of multiple propositions, any of which, if true, confirm the validity of another proposition (a disjunction).
- (linguistics) Any sentence element that is not fully integrated into the clausal structure of the sentence.
- (linguistics) An adverbial that expresses the speaker's or writer's attitude towards, or descriptive statement of, the propositional content of the associated clause or sentence.
- (an adverbial): sentence adverb
- (in logic): disjunction
- "Disjunction" in the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy