monostratal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mono- +‎ stratal

Adjective[edit]

monostratal (not comparable)

  1. composed of or organized as a single stratum.
    1972, David G. Lockwood, Introduction to Stratificational Linguistics, ISBN 015546213X, page 232:
    [] a difference of 18 in favor of the monostratal version. To date this model has yet to see any extensive degree of application, but it seems that there []
    2009, William D. Lewis; Simin Karimi, Heidi Harley, Time and again: Theoretical perspectives on formal linguistics in honor of D. Terrence Langendoen, ISBN 9027255180, page 220:
    First, it is a monostratal model that does not require transduction. Hence it enjoys the full restrictiveness of finite state automata over transducers.