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noun (syntaxes or syntices, -)
  1. A set of rules that govern how words are combined to form phrases and sentences.
  2. (context, computing, countable) The formal rules of formulating the statements of a computer language.
  3. (linguistics) The study of the structure of phrases, sentences and language.
Translations: 
  • French: syntaxe
Etymology: suntaxis, from sun- 'together' + tassein 'arrange'.


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