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Definition 1: (grammar) a category of words having the same grammatical properties - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for syntactic category in the sense of this definition

(syntactic category is a kind of ...) a collection of things sharing a common attribute

"there are two classes of detergents"

(... is a kind of syntactic category ) nouns or pronouns or adjectives (often marked by inflection) related in some way to other words in a sentence

(... is a kind of syntactic category ) one of the traditional categories of words intended to reflect their functions in a grammatical context

(... is a kind of syntactic category ) the grammatical category for the forms of nouns and pronouns and verbs that are used depending on the number of entities involved (singular or dual or plural)

"in English the subject and the verb must agree in number"

(... is a kind of syntactic category ) a grammatical category used in the classification of pronouns, possessive determiners, and verb forms according to whether they indicate the speaker, the addressee, or a third party

"stop talking about yourself in the third person"

(... is a kind of syntactic category ) a grammatical category in inflected languages governing the agreement between nouns and pronouns and adjectives; in some languages it is quite arbitrary but in Indo-European languages it is usually based on sex or animateness

(... is a kind of syntactic category ) a grammatical category of verbs used to express distinctions of time

(... is a kind of syntactic category ) (linguistics) the underlying relation that a constituent has with the main verb in a clause

(syntactic category belongs to category ...) the branch of linguistics that deals with syntax and morphology (and sometimes also deals with semantics)

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