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asyntactic

[ey-sin-tak-tik] /ˌeɪ sɪnˈtæk tɪk/
adjective, Grammar, (of compounds)
1.
consisting of morphemes that are combined differently from their mode of combination as separate words in a phrase, as bookstore, which is an asyntactic compound, while the same elements are combined syntactically in store for books.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; a-6 + syntactic
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