(Linguistics) A word formed from another by derivation, such as electricity from electric.
(Linguistics) A word or form in one language that is descended from a counterpart in an ancestor language.
Anything that branches off, or derives from, a main source; specif., a shoot or stem growing laterally from the main stem of a plant
A relative or family member:
In generative linguistics, the generation of a linguistic structure through an ordered or partially ordered series of operations on other structures, such as the creation of a surface structure from a deep structure, or of a complex word from its morphological components.
Find another word for spinoff. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for spinoff, like: byproduct, derivative, descendant, offshoot, outgrowth, kin, spin-off, dreamworks and derivation.