parasynthetic

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek παρασύνθετος (parasúnthetos), from παρά (pará, beside) + σύνθετος (súnthetos, compound, composite).

Adjective[edit]

parasynthetic (not comparable)

  1. (grammar) compound word formed by parasynthesis, i.e. by adding several affixes simultaneously, without "intermediate" forms

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