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Definition of inflection. 1 : the act or result of curving or bending : bend. 2 : change in pitch or loudness of the voice.What is an inflected language?
Inflected language. In an inflected language, words change form according to grammatical function - this is called inflection. Contrast isolating languages, which present the same information with word order and helper words more often than highly inflected languages do.What is an inflected verb?
Inflection is the name for the extra letter or letters added to nouns, verbs and adjectives in their different grammatical forms. Nouns are inflected in the plural, verbs are inflected in the various tenses, and adjectives are inflected in the comparative/superlative.