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polysynthetic

  

      adj   denoting languages, such as Eskimo, in which single words may express the meaning of whole phrases or clauses by virtue of multiple affixes  
   Compare       synthetic       3       analytic       3       agglutinative       2  
  polysynthesis      n  
  polysynthesism      n  
  polysynthetically      adv  
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