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Parasintesis

English translation: parasynthesis

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Spanish term or phrase:Parasintesis
English translation:parasynthesis
Entered by: Adam Burman
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13:32 Feb 3, 2006
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Art/Literary - Law: Contract(s)
Spanish term or phrase: Parasintesis
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-Morfología: composición, derivación y parasíntesis
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Local time: 21:39
parasynthesis
Explanation:
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Note added at 4 mins (2006-02-03 13:37:06 GMT) Post-grading
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A couple of definitions for you:

parasynthesis

formation of words: the formation of words by a combination of smaller words and additional elements. For example, "heavy-handed" is formed by parasynthesis, combining the adjective "heavy" with "handed," which in turn is "hand" with "-ed" added.


n. adding of prefix or suffix to compound to form new word.
http://www.tiscali.co.uk/reference/dictionaries/difficultwor...

Main Entry: para·syn·the·sis
Pronunciation: "par-&-'sin(t)-th&-s&s
Function: noun
Etymology: New Latin
: the formation of words by adding a derivative ending and prefixing a particle (as in denationalize)
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Adam Burman
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Local time: 00:39
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Thanks! it was easy as that! :)
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parasynthesis


Explanation:
HTH

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Note added at 4 mins (2006-02-03 13:37:06 GMT) Post-grading
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A couple of definitions for you:

parasynthesis

formation of words: the formation of words by a combination of smaller words and additional elements. For example, "heavy-handed" is formed by parasynthesis, combining the adjective "heavy" with "handed," which in turn is "hand" with "-ed" added.


n. adding of prefix or suffix to compound to form new word.
http://www.tiscali.co.uk/reference/dictionaries/difficultwor...

Main Entry: para·syn·the·sis
Pronunciation: "par-&-'sin(t)-th&-s&s
Function: noun
Etymology: New Latin
: the formation of words by adding a derivative ending and prefixing a particle (as in denationalize)

Adam Burman
United Kingdom
Local time: 00:39
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Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 31
Grading comment
Thanks! it was easy as that! :)

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agree  Maria Bedoya
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  -> Many thanks Maria
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