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Meaning of "polysynthetism" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF POLYSYNTHETISM

polysynthetism  [ˌpɒlɪˈsɪnθɪˌtɪzəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF POLYSYNTHETISM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Polysynthetism is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH POLYSYNTHETISM


antiferromagnetism
ˌæntɪˌfɛrəʊˈmæɡnɪˌtɪzəm
diamagnetism
ˌdaɪəˈmæɡnɪˌtɪzəm
Docetism
ˈdəʊsɪˌtɪzəm
electromagnetism
ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈmæɡnɪˌtɪzəm
favouritism
ˈfeɪvərɪˌtɪzəm
ferromagnetism
ˌfɛrəʊˈmæɡnɪˌtɪzəm
geomagnetism
ˌdʒiːəʊˈmæɡnɪˌtɪzəm
hermetism
ˈhɜːmɪˌtɪzəm
Hussitism
ˈhʌsaɪˌtɪzəm
magnetism
ˈmæɡnɪˌtɪzəm
mephitism
ˈmɛfɪˌtɪzəm
palaeomagnetism
ˌpælɪəʊˈmæɡnɪˌtɪzəm
paramagnetism
ˌpærəˈmæɡnɪˌtɪzəm
parasitism
ˈpærəsaɪˌtɪzəm
phonetism
ˈfəʊnɪˌtɪzəm
pietism
ˈpaɪɪˌtɪzəm
pseudohermaphroditism
ˌsjuːdəʊhɜːˈmæfrədaɪˌtɪzəm
spiritism
ˈspɪrɪˌtɪzəm
syncretism
ˈsɪŋkrɪˌtɪzəm
transvestitism
trænzˈvestɪˌtɪzəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE POLYSYNTHETISM

polystyle
polystyrene
polystyrene cement
polystyrene chips
polysulphide
polysyllabic
polysyllabical
polysyllabically
polysyllabicism
polysyllabism
polysyllable
polysyllogism
polysynaptic
polysyndeton
polysynthesis
polysynthesism
polysynthetic
polysynthetical
polysynthetically
polytechnic

WORDS THAT END LIKE POLYSYNTHETISM

analphabetism
animal magnetism
archaeomagnetism
archeomagnetism
autism
concretism
cretism
Dyotheletism
ferrimagnetism
gyromagnetism
martinetism
Monotheletism
obsoletism
paleomagnetism
panaesthetism
permanent magnetism
piezomagnetism
prophetism
quietism
synthetism
zoomagnetism

Synonyms and antonyms of polysynthetism in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «polysynthetism» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF POLYSYNTHETISM

Find out the translation of polysynthetism to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of polysynthetism from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «polysynthetism» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

polysynthetism
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

polysynthetism
570 millions of speakers

English

polysynthetism
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

polysynthetism
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

polysynthetism
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

polysynthetism
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

polysynthetism
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

polysynthetism
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

polysynthetism
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Polysynthetism
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

polysynthetism
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

polysynthetism
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

polysynthetism
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Polysynthetism
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

polysynthetism
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

polysynthetism
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पोलीसिंथेटिज्म
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

polysynthetism
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

polysynthetism
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

polysynthetism
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

polysynthetism
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

polysynthetism
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

polysynthetism
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

polysynthetism
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

polysynthetism
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

polysynthetism
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of polysynthetism

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «POLYSYNTHETISM»

The term «polysynthetism» is used very little and occupies the 177.142 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «POLYSYNTHETISM» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «polysynthetism» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «polysynthetism» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about polysynthetism

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «POLYSYNTHETISM»

Discover the use of polysynthetism in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to polysynthetism and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Transactions of the Literary and Historical Society of Quebec
Dr. Latham has wisely suggested that many examples of polysynthetism in American words are really instances of printers' polysynthetism, as, for instance, if we were to write asasingle word, jelaime, the three French terms je l'aime. Professor ...
Literary and Historical Society of Quebec, 1879
2
The collected works of Sir Humphry Davy ...: Discourses ...
Dr. Latham has wisely suggested that many examples of polysynthetism in American words are really instances of printers' polysynthetism, as, for instance, if we were to write as a single word, jelaime, the three French terms je Vaime.
Sir Humphry Davy, John Davy, 1879
3
Transactions
Dr. Latham has wisely suggested that many examples of polysynthetism in American words are really instances of printers' polysynthetism, as, for instance, if we were to write as a single word, jelaime, the three French terms je Uaime.
Literary and Historical Society of Quebec, 1881
4
Meddelelser Om Grønland
with either of these groups, but constitutes a peculiar kind. His chief objection to its American character is his maintaining, that the Eskimo, contrary to the latter, is not at all polysynthetic. He asserts that polysynthetism requires that words can ...
‎1891
5
Introduction to the Science of Language
Our own language, when it forms such compound epithets as " The Employers' Liability for Injury Bill," or German when it interpolates a whole sentence between the article and its substantive, virtually adopt the principle of polysynthetism.
Archibald Henry Sayce, 1900
6
Contributions to North American Ethnology
This polysynthetism in case-suffixes seems quite extraordinary to those accustomed to languages with simple case-suffixes, but it is in no way stranger than the polysynthetism of the verbal derivational prefixes and suffixes. Instances of a ...
‎1890
7
The Klamath Indians of Southwest Oregon
This polysynthetism in case-suffixes seems quite extraordinary to those accustomed to languages with simple case-suffixes, but it is in no way stranger than the polysynthetism of the verbal derivational prefixes and suflixes. Instances of a ...
Albert Samuel Gatschet, 1890
8
Introduction to the Science of Language
Our own language, when it forms such compound epithets as " The Employers' Liability for Injury Bill," or German when it interpolates a whole sentence between the article and its substantive, virtually adopt the principle of polysynthetism.
Archibald Henry Sayce, 1880
9
Chaldean Magic: Its Origin and Development
which are in reality very striking, but which are by no means contrary to the Turanian or Altaic genius, although they may appear rather exaggerated. The agglutinative tendency holds such sway there that it almost approaches polysynthetism, ...
Francois Lenormant, 1999
10
The Eskimo Tribes: Their Distribution and Characteristics, ...
He asserts that polysynthetism requires that words can be formed by juxtaposition of other words or independent stems, and that this is a predominating rule in all the other North American tongues, whereas in the Uralo -altaic languages the ...
Hinrich Rink, 1891

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Polysynthetism [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/polysynthetism>. Jul 2019 ».
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