CONJUNCTION By Nugent, Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 noun. With regard to language, an operative term whose purpose is to fuse at least two sentence components or entire statements. CONJUNCTION: "Conjunctions like but, therefore, and or are vital parts of the human language without which the surrounding words would not be concise." Related Psychology Terms AMBIGUITY AGREEABLE PHRASE PREDICATE ANAPHORA PATIENT NUMBER PREFIX ACCUSATIVE PARSE Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "CONJUNCTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/conjunction/ (accessed January 16, 2019).