Definition of hypotactic in US English:

hypotactic

adjective

Grammar
  • See hypotaxis

    • ‘It is argued that the hypotactic constructions present in the NS's discourse provide explicit signals of logical and prominence relations.’
    • ‘This form of syntax represents a shift from an earlier preference for hypotactic and paratactic (explicitly coordinated) syntax.’

Pronunciation

hypotactic

/ˌhīpəˈtaktik/