Meaning of SYNTACTIC in English

(ˈ)sin.|taktik, sən.ˈt-, -aktēk adjective

or syn·tac·ti·cal -aktə̇kəl, -tēk-

Etymology: New Latin syntacticus, from Greek syntaktikos putting together, composing, from syntaktos (verbal of syntassein to put in order, arrange, from syn- + tassein to put in order, arrange) + -ikos -ic, -ical — more at tactics

: of, relating to, or according to the rules of syntax or syntactics

• syn·tac·ti·cal·ly -tə̇k(ə)lē, -tēk-, -li adverb

Webster's New International English Dictionary.      Новый международный словарь английского языка Webster.