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COMPOUND SENTENCE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does compound sentence mean? 

COMPOUND SENTENCE (noun)
  The noun COMPOUND SENTENCE has 1 sense:

1. a sentence composed of at least two coordinate independent clauses

  Familiarity information: COMPOUND SENTENCE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


COMPOUND SENTENCE (noun)


Sense 1compound sentence [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A sentence composed of at least two coordinate independent clauses

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Hypernyms ("compound sentence" is a kind of...):

sentence (a string of words satisfying the grammatical rules of a language)


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