Definition of syntaxial in English:

syntaxial

adjective

  • 1Geology. Characterized by a syntaxis; of or relating to a syntaxis. Compare earlier "syntactic".

  • 2Crystallography. Displaying or characterized by syntaxy; produced by syntaxy.

Origin

1930s. Partly from syntaxis + -al, and partly from syntaxy + -al.

Pronunciation

syntaxial

/sɪnˈtaksɪəl/