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English definition of “contextual”

contextual

adjective     /kənˈtek.stju.əl/ formal or specialized
related to the context of something: It's impossible to understand the nuances of an isolated word without some contextual clues.Linking and relatingRegarding and concerningLinguistic terms and linguistic style contextually     /-i/ adverb formal or specializedLinking and relatingRegarding and concerningLinguistic terms and linguistic style
(Definition of contextual adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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