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enclitic

(en-klit′ik) [L. encliticus, fr Gr. enklitikos, leaning on]
Having the planes of the fetal head inclined to those of the maternal pelvis.
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In Eastern Aramaic the pronoun as a personal marker on the Participle occurs only as an enclitic and is limited to the 1st and 2nd person pronouns.
To determine the authorship of a play it helps to calculate the ratio of proclitic and enclitic phrases; syllabic suffixes -ed and -eth; pleonastic verbs "do"; grammatical inversions; the disyllabic form of the suffix -ion; and the frequency of rhythmical deviations from the metre used to emphasize the meaning of the situation described in the line ("rhythmical italics").
Only when an enclitic negative form appears in the input sentence will this NUC be restricted by the use of certain ontological concepts in FunGramKB to a stative PRED.
[[C.sub.1][+ALVEOLAR,-NASAL]].sub.[mu]] [C.sub.2][+ALVEOLAR,-NASAL] [right arrow] [C:.sub.1] - long consonants are found at the morpheme boundary between a consonant-final stem ending in an oral alveolar consonant and a suffix or enclitic also beginning with an oral alveolar consonant.
Appendix 3: Morphological glossing conventions IDU 1st person dual IPL 1st person plural 3SG 3rd person singular ABL ablative CAUS causative CER certain CNT continuous action DS different subject EMPH emphatic ERG ergative FRQ frequentative HAB habitant of HITH hither INCH inchoative INCP inceptive INST instrumental INT interrogative (...) postulated morpheme # word boundary = enclitic boundary - polysyllabic suffix boundary (independent prosodic word) + monosyllabic suffix boundary (part of preceding prosodic word) .
Words accompanied by specific markers of the Romanian language, such as enclitic definite articles, suffixes in proper family names, vocatives, diminutives;
In some dialects of Imperia, Liguria, imperative phrases consisting of a verb plus enclitic pronoun(s) can be pronounced with stress in various positions: on the verb, or on the penultimate or final syllable of the phrase.
Gerace (Reggio Calabria) a 'seddza 'tua la sedia tua Putignano (Bari) u 'kane 'meje/'tcwe/'scwe il cane mio/tuo/ suo Taranto a 'skarpa 'mi:je la scarpa mia (Manzini and Savoia 560-61) In these dialects, possessive constructions with kinship terms (and a few other nouns, such as casa) are also unique, since the possessive is enclitic to the noun and the definite article does not appear.
When the borrowed word is inflected, its original form is preserved but linked by hyphen to enclitic morphemes to individualize and mark it as 'foreign', e.g.
Light plays a role: brush away the soil, the enclitic grammar of the flesh.
Taiwanese accomplishes a similar feat by manipulating the enclitic -n, which indicates plural pronouns.
Derrida, Jacques (1978), "The Retrait of Metaphor", Enclitic 2(2): 5-33.