syndeton

/ (sɪnˈdiːtən) /

noun

grammar a syndetic constructionCompare asyndeton (def. 2)

Nearby words

  1. syndesmoplasty,
  2. syndesmorrhaphy,
  3. syndesmosis,
  4. syndesmotomy,
  5. syndetic,
  6. syndic,
  7. syndical,
  8. syndicalism,
  9. syndicate,
  10. syndiotactic

Word Origin for syndeton

C20: from Greek sundeton a bond, from sundein to bind together; see syndesis

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