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inflection

 [in´flek-shun]
the act of bending inward, or the state of being bent inward.

in·flec·tion

, inflexion (in-flek'shŭn),
1. An inward bending.
2. Obsolete term for diffraction.
[L. in-flecto, pp. -flexus, to bend]

inflection

/in·flec·tion/ (-flek´shun) the act of bending inward, or the state of being bent inward.

inflection

the act of bending inward or the state of being bent inward.

in·flec·tion

, inflexion (in-flek'shŭn)
An inward bending.
[L. in-flecto, pp. -flexus, to bend]

inflection, inflexion

the act of bending inward, or the state of being bent inward.
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Some languages, such as Fula mentioned in Section 5, do provide evidence for such a distinction, inasmuch as they represent the former categories derivationally and the latter inflectionally.
On the level of vocabulary, new and difficult words are encountered, whose senses cannot be directly ascertained by reference to Amarakoga, but must be apprehended through resort to devices yet untaught; the full panoply of verbal inflectional forms is exploited, notably aorists and mediopassives; the two futures are used properly and distinguished in meaning; precatives and conditionals are not infrequently met; though the noun is inflectionally far simpler than the verb, even here obscure categories are encountered, such as -r stem neuters or masculines in long vowels; syntax strains ever at the limits of intelligibility, testing the "Mallinatha" model, especially in the area of nominal compounding.
Inflectionally, Subject-Verb and Noun-Adjective agreement is marked for Number (Singular/Plural) and Gender (Masculine/Feminine) and, in [+Tense] Past and Future, for Person (1st, 2nd, 3rd).
Briefly, accessing of inflectionally complex items has usually been shown experimentally to be slower than less complex items (e.