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monomorphemic

Line breaks: mono|mor¦phem¦ic
Pronunciation: /ˌmɒnə(ʊ)mɔːˈfiːmɪk
 
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Definition of monomorphemic in English:

adjective

Linguistics
Consisting of a single morpheme.
Example sentences
  • It would seem that the high-frequency past tenses were being processed rather like the monomorphemic words, suggesting that they were being stored as preformed units.
  • In assigning the heavier weight to the following consonant and the lighter one to the morpheme boundary, the model predicts that more deletions will occur in monomorphemic than bimorphemic clusters.

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