inflexion

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French inflexion, itself borrowed from Latin īnflexiō.

Noun[edit]

inflexion (countable and uncountable, plural inflexions)

  1. Alternative spelling of inflection

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin īnflexiō, īnflexiōnem.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

inflexion f (plural inflexions)

  1. change, especially a slight drop
  2. bow (of the body or head)
  3. (mathematics) inflection
  4. (linguistics) vowel mutation

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