agglutinative

agglutinative

[uh-gloot-n-ey-tiv, uh-gloot-n-uh-]
adjective
1.
tending or having power to agglutinate or unite: an agglutinative substance.
2.
Linguistics. pertaining to or noting a language, as Turkish, characterized by agglutination. Compare inflectional ( def 2 ), isolating.

Origin:
1625–35; agglutinate + -ive

antiagglutinative, adjective
nonagglutinative, adjective
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agglutinative (əˈɡluːtɪnətɪv)
 
adj
1.  tending to join or capable of joining
2.  linguistics analytic synthetic Compare polysynthetic Also: agglomerative denoting languages, such as Hungarian, whose morphology is characterized by agglutination

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agglutinative ag·glu·ti·na·tive (ə-glōōt'n-ā'tĭv, -ə-tĭv)
adj.
Concerning or characteristic of agglutination.

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