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English definition of “syntax”

syntax

noun [U] uk   /ˈsɪn.tæks/ specialized us  
the grammatical arrangement of words in a sentenceGrammatical terms
syntactic
adjective uk   /sɪnˈtæk.tɪk/ us  
syntactically
adverb uk   /sɪnˈtæk.tɪ.kəl.i/ us  
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