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Meaning of GRAMMATICAL

Pronunciation:  gru'matikul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  conforming to the rules of grammar or usage accepted by native speakers; "spoke in grammatical sentences"
  2. [adj]  of or pertaining to grammar; "the grammatic structure of a sentence"; "grammatical rules"; "grammatical gender"
 

GRAMMATICAL is a 11 letter word that starts with G.

 

 Synonyms: grammatic, well-formed
 
 Antonyms: ill-formed, ungrammatical
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Gram*mat"ic*al\, a. [L. grammaticus, grammaticalis;
Gr. ? skilled in grammar, knowing one's letters, from ? a
letter: cf. F. grammatical. See {Grammar}.]
1. Of or pertaining to grammar; of the nature of grammar; as,
   a grammatical rule.

2. According to the rules of grammar; grammatically correct;
   as, the sentence is not grammatical; the construction is
   not grammatical. --{Gram*mat"ic*al*ly}, adv. --
   {Gram*mat"ic*al*ness}, n.

 
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