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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]

in·flec·tion

, inflexion (in-flek'shŭn)
An inward bending.
[L. in-flecto, pp. -flexus, to bend]
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Returning again to the patterns of subject drop in child Dutch, we observe that the shapes of the curves of FINs and RIs in Figures 2-7 are, theoretically speaking, compatible with the claim that rule-governed subject use is dependent on a third factor, which we argue to be verbal inflection. When verbal inflection comes in, the patterns of subject drop in RIs and FINs start to deviate.
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