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Definition of complementizer noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

complementizer

 noun
(British English also -iser) noun
BrE BrE//ˈkɒmplɪməntaɪzə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɑːmplɪməntaɪzər//
 
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a word or part of a word that shows a clause is being used as a complement
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: complementizer