disjunctive

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disjunctive

1. Logic relating to, characterized by, or containing disjunction
2. Logic a disjunctive proposition; disjunction
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Thus, the Western dialect, Atkan, typically uses a disjunctive coordinator morphologically formed from a passive construction, whereas the same coordinator in Eastern and Pribilovian is based on an active construction.
Bergsland and Dirks 1990), and certainly in narrative language, both phrase and clause coordination are relatively infrequent, particularly for conjunctive and disjunctive functions; instead, individual elements of otherwise complex phrases or clauses are expressed as separate clauses.
In chained structures involving subordination of one or more clauses, disjunction can be expressed by attaching the enclitic negative -ulux to a verb in the conditional mood in the first clause, creating a structure meaning 'if not X, Y,' as illustrated in example (4); this structure is the source of disjunctive markers in Unangam Tunuu:
the idea that disjunctive accents invariably bisect the cantillatory phrase; and 2) to replace these dichotomies with systems of almost-equal-rank "near" and "remote" subordinate segments (pp.
He describes telisa gedola, for example, as a remote disjunctive (e.