coordinating conjunction

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the coordination by conjunction of linguistic units of the same status

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a conjunction (like 'and' or 'or') that connects two identically constructed grammatical constituents

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Brown (1953) claims, "The co-ordinating conjunctions are and, or, for, but and nor .
The letter on using co-ordinating conjunctions without due care and attention revived memories of earlier offences.
But if you are thinking of rising up against the misplaced apostrophe, absent commas or the abuse of co-ordinating conjunctions, please don't write in about any mistakes I may have made today.