Agglutinative

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Agglutinative: Pertaining to agglutination tending to unite, or having power tocause adhesion adhesive. (Philol.) Formed or characterized by agglutination, as a language Do you have knowledge, Definitions or data to publish about Agglutinative? Dictionary UK is open for edits.

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Meaning of Agglutinative:

1. Pertaining to agglutination

2. tending to unite, or having power tocause adhesion

3. adhesive.

4. (Philol.) Formed or characterized by agglutination, as a language or acompound.In agglutinative languages the union of words may be compared tomechanical compounds, in inflective languages to chemical compounds.R. Morris.Cf. man-kind, heir-loom, war-like, which are agglutinative compounds.The Finnish, Hungarian, Turkish, the Tamul, etc., are agglutinativelanguages. R. Morris.Agglutinative languages preserve the consciousness of their roots.Max M?ller.

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