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English definition of “inflected”

inflected

adjective uk   /ɪnˈflek.tɪd/ us  
language An inflected form of a word has a changed spelling or ending that shows the way it is used in sentences: 'Finds' and 'found' are inflected forms of 'find'.Grammatical terms slightly changed by the influence of a particular thing: music subtly inflected with jazz a politically inflected play
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