autonomous syntax


noun Linguistics.

an approach of generative grammar in which the syntactic component of a grammar is viewed as existing or operating independently of the semantic component and abstract syntactic representation is not equivalent to semantic representation.

Nearby words

  1. autonomics,
  2. autonomism,
  3. autonomotropic,
  4. autonomous,
  5. autonomous phoneme,
  6. autonomously,
  7. autonomy,
  8. autonym,
  9. autooxidation,
  10. autopen

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