1. conjunction, conjunctive, connective, continuative, function word, closed-class word

usage: an uninflected function word that serves to conjoin words or phrases or clauses or sentences

2. connection, connexion, connector, connecter, connective, instrumentality, instrumentation

usage: an instrumentality that connects; "he soldered the connection"; "he didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers"


1. connective, conjunctive (vs. disjunctive)

usage: connecting or tending to connect; "connective remarks between chapters"; "connective tissue in animals"; "conjunctive tissue in plants"

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