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synonyms for agglutinative

  • syrupy
  • tacky
  • viscous
  • clinging
  • gluey
  • glutinous
  • ropy
  • tenacious
  • viscid
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antonyms for agglutinative

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  • cool
  • dry
  • easy
  • facile
  • pleasant
  • smooth
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How to use agglutinative in a sentence

Such languages could be termed “agglutinative-isolating,” “fusional-isolating” and “symbolic-isolating.”
LANGUAGEEDWARD SAPIR
Agglutinative languages do not often possess special adverbial endings.
SUMERIAN HYMNSFREDERICK AUGUSTUS VANDERBURGH
Agglutinative action is evidence of the presence in a serum of a somewhat similar set of substances, known as “agglutinins.”
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, SLICE 1VARIOUS
In the agglutinative languages, or at any rate in some of them, some of the post-fixed elements have still an independent value.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 4VARIOUS
But the distinction between them and the so-called agglutinative languages is one of degree rather than of kind.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 4VARIOUS
For they alone instinctively divined the new spirit of the age, which may be termed co-operative and agglutinative.
ENGLAND AND GERMANYEMILE JOSEPH DILLON
Technically speaking, Esperanto combines the characteristics of an inflected language with those of an agglutinative one.
INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGEWALTER J. CLARK
Of these the most important are (a) bacteriolytic or lysogenic action, (b) agglutinative action, and (c) opsonic action.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 3, PART 1, SLICE 2VARIOUS
It was highly agglutinative, and unlike any other form of speech, ancient or modern, with which we are acquainted.
PATRIARCHAL PALESTINEARCHIBALD HENRY SAYCE
It belonged to the civilization of which the Sumerians of Chaldæa, with their agglutinative language, were the pioneers.
PATRIARCHAL PALESTINEARCHIBALD HENRY SAYCE
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WORDS RELATED TO AGGLUTINATIVE

  • agglutinative
  • clinging
  • gluey
  • glutinous
  • ropy
  • syrupy
  • tacky
  • tenacious
  • viscid
  • viscous
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