asyndetic


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asyndetic

[¦as·ən¦ded·ik]
(computer science)
Omitting conjunctions or connectives.
Pertaining to a catalog without cross references.
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There is also an asyndetic sequence of to + infinitive and the absence of the same structure in some lines, as we have explained before.
b) reduced asyndetic reduplication: sini-sinine 'blue-blue';
Here his crime is placed in the wider context of the dichotomy in his nature: he steals and feels sorry, sins and is pious--underscored by the asyndetic balancing in line 3.
On a somewhat more banal level, my problem with this asyndetic cut-up stuffum is that it's all, after about twenty-odd years, a pretty old and exhausted porne star.
Both works rely on an unidentified narrator and the free indirect style, syncopated syntax, asyndetic phrasing, sentences that begin with an in.nitive, enumerated syntagms, and abundant references to cultural history.
Bordered on three sides by the ocean, the map of America is an asyndetic joining of form and dissolution that offered Johns the possibility of further exploring his preoccupation with a solid body partially surrounded by liquid, as well as discerning how much he could inflect the "map" with meaning.
It is difficult to avoid the fact that it is for the most part an asyndetic series of names, many of which appear in no other context and some of which, indeed, are suspiciously generic.
If Morgenstern's interpretation of the verbal forms is followed, sections F and F' cannot be parallel, since section F has asyndetic imperatives and F' perfect forms.
Stilo (2004:302) estimates that, although the Western Iranian language Gurchani has an adversative marker, this relation is left asyndetic by speakers in almost 90% of the relevant contexts.
The author includes here many of the texts that have informed his account of the history of the Anglo-Saxons, rendered in the simple, repetitive and asyndetic narrative style of the original.
[THORN]e nirt." The temporal linearity of pentangular narration is also interrupted by the order of this asyndetic sequence, which begins with mention of the "chaunce of [thorn]e chapel." The disintegrative force of this marvellous narrative has powerful ethical implications for the hero: