• Definition for "bound morpheme"
    • A morpheme that may only take place when…
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bound morpheme definition

  • noun:
    • A morpheme that may only take place when bound to a root morpheme. For example, -ed, -ing, -ly.
    • a morpheme that develops only as an element of a more substantial building; eg an -s after plural nouns
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