syncategoreme

syncategoreme

noun
a syncategorematic expression; a word that cannot be used alone as a term in a logical proposition; "logical quantifiers, adverbs, prepositions, and conjunctions are called syncategoremes" [syn: syncategorem] [ant: categorem
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