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connective

Pronunciation: /kəˈnektɪv/

Translation of connective in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • [Linguistics/Lingüística] conectador (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • For now, here is a quick run-down of how to use connectives to make complex sentences from simple ones.
    • In addition, the long-distance binding/logophoric domain in East Asian languages can also be introduced by a logocentric complementizer or connective.
    • While one of them advised against using ‘while’ as a logical connective, I promptly found two such usages in the introduction to the same book.

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