parasynthetic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Adjective[edit]

parasynthetic ‎(not comparable)

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

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