[in-flek-shuh-nl] /ɪnˈflɛk ʃə nl/
of, relating to, or used in :
an inflectional ending.
Linguistics. pertaining to or noting a language, as Latin, characterized by the use of , especially morphemic fusion or irregular morphophonemic alternation.
Compare (def 2), .
[in-flekt] /ɪnˈflɛkt/ verb (used with object) 1. to modulate (the voice). 2. Grammar. 3. to bend; turn from a direct line or course. 4. Botany. to bend in. verb (used without object) 5. Grammar. to be characterized by inflection. /ɪnˈflɛkt/ verb 1. (grammar) to change (the form of a word) or (of a word) to […]
noun, Mathematics. 1. a point on a curve at which the curvature changes from convex to concave or vice versa.
[in-flekst] /ɪnˈflɛkst/ adjective, Botany, Zoology. 1. inflected; bent or folded downward or inward: an inflexed leaf. /ɪnˈflɛkst/ adjective 1. (biology) curved or bent inwards and downwards towards the axis: inflexed leaves
[in-flek-suh-buh l] /ɪnˈflɛk sə bəl/ adjective 1. not flexible; incapable of or resistant to being bent; rigid: an inflexible steel rod. 2. of a rigid or unyielding temper, purpose, will, etc.; immovable: an inflexible determination. 3. not permitting change or variation; unalterable: inflexible rules. /ɪnˈflɛksəbəl/ adjective 1. not flexible; rigid; stiff 2. obstinate; unyielding 3. […]