enclitic
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ɪnˈklɪtɪk/, /ɛnˈklɪtɪk/
Noun

enclitic (plural enclitics)

  1. (linguistics) A clitic that joins with the preceding word phonetically, graphically, or both.
    The English possessive 's is an enclitic.
Related terms Translations Adjective

enclitic (not comparable)

  1. (grammar) Affixed phonetically.
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