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affixial (adjective), more affixial, most affixial
Pertaining to a word element; such, as a "prefix" or a "suffix", that is connected to a base, stem, or root of a word:

Susan added the affixial "im", or prefix, to the term "perfect" in order to have the expression "imperfect" which became completely opposite of the original meaning.

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