neogrammarian

[ nee-oh-gruh-mair-ee-uh n ]
/ ˌni oʊ grəˈmɛər i ən /
Linguistics

noun

a member of the Junggrammatiker.

adjective

of or relating to the Junggrammatiker.

Origin of neogrammarian

1880–85; translation of German Junggrammatiker
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