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DERIVATION

'DERIVATION' is a 10 letter word starting with D and ending with N

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for DERIVATION

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word derivation will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

4 letter words

HEAD - LINE - RACE - RISE - ROOT - SEED - SEPT - SIDE - STEM - WELL

5 letter words

AFFIX - BIRTH - BLOOD - BREED - EVENT - FRUIT - HOUSE - INFIX - ISSUE - MORPH - RADIX - STOCK - THEME

6 letter words

BRANCH - EFFECT - EPONYM - ETYMON - FAMILY - LEGACY - ORIGIN - PHYLUM - PREFIX - RESULT - SEQUEL - SOURCE - STIRPS - STRAIN - SUFFIX - TAKING - UPSHOT - WHENCE

7 letter words

COGNATE - COPYING - CUTTING - DESCENT - DOUBLET - EPONYMY - GENESIS - GETTING - GRAMMAR - HARVEST - LINEAGE - MOCKING - OUTCOME - PRODUCT - RADICAL - RECEIPT - SEQUELA - SEQUENT - TAPROOT

8 letter words

ADOPTION - ANCESTRY - DERIVING - ENCLITIC - FOUNTAIN - FREE FORM - ILLATION - MALE LINE - MORPHEME - OFFSHOOT - ORIGINAL - PARADIGM - PASTICHE - PEDIGREE - PIRATING - PLAGIARY - RECEIVAL - SEQUENCE

9 letter words

ACCIDENCE - ADMISSION - ALLOMORPH - BEGINNING - BLOODLINE - BY-PRODUCT - COROLLARY - DEDUCTION - ETYMOLOGY - FILIATION - FORMATIVE - GENEALOGY - IMITATION - INCEPTION - INDUCTION - INFERENCE - OFFSPRING - OUTGROWTH - PASTICCIO - PHILOLOGY - PHONETICS - PHONOLOGY - PRIMITIVE - PROCLITIC - RECEIVING - RECEPTION - RESULTANT - SEMANTICS - SPEAR SIDE - SWORD SIDE

10 letter words

ACCEPTANCE - ADMITTANCE - AFFIXATION - ASSUMPTION - CONCEPTION - CONCLUSION - CONSEQUENT - DECLENSION - DERIVATION - DERIVATIVE - DIRECT LINE - DISTILLATE - EXTRACTION - FEMALE LINE - FOUNDATION - GLOSSOLOGY - GLOTTOLOGY - GRAPHEMICS - GRASS ROOTS - IC ANALYSIS - INFIXATION - INFLECTION - LEXICOLOGY - MORPHEMICS - MORPHOLOGY - PLAGIARISM - PROVENANCE - SIMULATION - SUCCESSION - SYNTACTICS - WELLSPRING

11 letter words

ACQUISITION - AFFILIATION - CONJUGATION - CONSEQUENCE - DEVELOPMENT - DISTAFF SIDE - EVENTUALITY - EVENTUATION - LINGUISTICS - ORIGINATION - PALEOGRAPHY - PRECIPITATE - PREFIXATION - PROVENIENCE - SPINDLE SIDE - SUFFIXATION - WORD HISTORY

12 letter words

BOWWOW THEORY - COMMENCEMENT - DIALECTOLOGY - GLOSSEMATICS - INFRINGEMENT

13 letter words

APPARENTATION - APPROPRIATION - BOUND MORPHEME - CONSANGUINITY - FOLK ETYMOLOGY - LANGUAGE STUDY - LINE OF DESCENT - STRUCTURALISM - WORD FORMATION - WORD-FORMATION

14 letter words

BORROWED PLUMES - COMMON ANCESTRY - DINGDONG THEORY - LOGICAL OUTCOME

15 letter words

MORPHOPHONEMICS - SEMANTIC HISTORY

16 letter words

DIFFERENCE OF FORM - GLOTTOCHRONOLOGY - LEXICOSTATISTICS - SOCIOLINGUISTICS

17 letter words

LINGUISTIC SCIENCE - MORPHEMIC ANALYSIS - PSYCHOLINGUISTICS

19 letter words

LINGUISTIC GEOGRAPHY

21 letter words

HISTORICAL LINGUISTICS

22 letter words

COMPARATIVE LINGUISTICS - DESCRIPTIVE LINGUISTICS

23 letter words

MATHEMATICAL LINGUISTICS

27 letter words

TRANSFORMATIONAL LINGUISTICS

28 letter words

IMMEDIATE CONSTITUENT ANALYSIS

Definition of derivation

  • the act of deriving something or obtaining something from a source or origin
  • drawing off water from its main channel as for irrigation
  • drawing of fluid or inflammation away from a diseased part of the body
  • a line of reasoning that shows how a conclusion follows logically from accepted propositions
  • the source or origin from which something derives (i.e. comes or issues); "he prefers shoes of Italian derivation"; "music of Turkish derivation"
  • (descriptive linguistics) the process whereby new words are formed from existing words or bases by affixation; "`singer' from `sing' or `undo' from `do' are examples of derivations"


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