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The linear arrangement of words in a sentence, clause, or phrase.
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(Linguistics) the arrangement of words in a phrase, clause, or sentence. In many languages, including English, word order plays an important part in determining meanings expressed in other languages by inflections
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the way in which words are arranged in sequence in a sentence or smaller construction.
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|Noun||1.||word order - the order of words in a text |
text, textual matter - the words of something written; "there were more than a thousand words of text"; "they handed out the printed text of the mayor's speech"; "he wants to reconstruct the original text"
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