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ar·i·ty

 (âr′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. ar·i·ties
The number of arguments or operands taken by a function or operator.

[-ar(y) (as in binary ternary) + -ity.]
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Noun1.arity - the number of arguments that a function can take
logic - the branch of philosophy that analyzes inference
number - a concept of quantity involving zero and units; "every number has a unique position in the sequence"
Translations
aritačetnost
arité
aritetmjesnost
ariteitplaatsigheidStelligkeit
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MERGE/binary branching, locality/predication, subject/specifier asymmetry, the head-final filter, and the ban on base-adjunction conspire with the adicity of the adjective to create the following different scenarios concerning the initial position of adnominal APs.
illustrated in (39) and (37), however, differ in their adicity.