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Definitions of inflection:
  • noun:   deviation from a straight or normal course
  • noun:   a change in the form of a word (usually by adding a suffix) to indicate a change in its grammatical function
  • noun:   the patterns of stress and intonation in a language
  • noun:   a manner of speaking in which the loudness or pitch or tone of the voice is modified

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