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inflection

Overview of noun inflection

1. inflection, inflexion -- (a change in the form of a word (usually by adding a suffix) to indicate a change in its grammatical function)

2. prosody, inflection -- (the patterns of stress and intonation in a language)

3. inflection, flection, flexion -- (deviation from a straight or normal course)

4. modulation, inflection -- (a manner of speaking in which the loudness or pitch or tone of the voice is modified)



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