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English definition of “split infinitive”

split infinitive

noun [C]     specialized
a phrase in which an adverb or other word is put between "to" and an infinitive. Some people consider split infinitives to be bad grammar , but they are becoming generally acceptable : 'To boldly go' is an example of a split infinitive .Grammatical terms
(Definition of split infinitive noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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