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interfix

[′in·tər‚fiks]
(computer science)
A technique for describing relationships of key words in an item or document in a way which prevents crosstalk from causing false retrievals when very specific entries are made.
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Linking morphemes (most often called a linking element, but also known as an interfix, link phoneme, phonomorpheme, connecting morpheme, linker, stem extender, and valence morpheme, amongst many others) are found in many languages of the world.
(biii) Interfixation: Though the affixation sketch above has infix and interfix differently, there is no such difference in the two in Anaku Igbo.
For each individual, we then determined the percentage of interfix intervals during which that animal had moved.
An interfix occurs when phonological constraints cause a morpheme to split apart within a word.
Bauer (2003) terms an infix in a compound intefix and describes it as follows "A special kind of infix that appears between the two elements of a compound is an interfix. This is found in many of the Germanic languages e.g.
Individuals can interfix effectively in relation with conveying themselves and have healthy psychological organism.
Not all spiders were recaptured every survey and average daily distances significantly decreased with the time lapsed between two consecutive fixes (two-, four-, six-, eight-weekly interfix intervals; [R.sup.2] = 0.072, P < 0.001, n = 2,706).
A software extension for ArcView[R] (Rodgers and Carr 1998) was used to graphically display the locations of each moose, calculate interfix distances, and determine temporal movement patterns.
We used the mean distance between two consecutive fixes (morning and evening; hereafter, interfix distance) as an index of the vole's mobility.
Words are misunderstood by the transcribers, who type "interfix" instead of "interface" in a speech about sound boards, but it does not require a membership in Mensa to figure out that what the speaker really said.
Booij (2010: 181) uses the term "syntactic compounds" with reference to such lexicalized units as psixros polemos 'cold war', reserving the term "morphological compounds" in Greek for combinations of stems joined with an interfix (i.e.
One alternative analysis to complex suffixes posits a formative /'at/ intervening between the root and the deriving suffix, that is, a "concatenator" or "interfix" (interfiks).