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What does ADVL stand for?

ADVL stands for Adverbial

This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.

Samples in periodicals archive:

He covers public speaking, preparation/anticipating the speaker, complex syntax/compression, word order/clusters, general adverbial clauses, untranslatability, figures of speech, argumentation, formal style, diction/register, formal policy addresses, economic and political discourse, quotations/allusions/transposition, humor, Latinisms, numbers, and note-taking.
When, the beginning of a temporal adverbial subordination, pending or depending, but always to wend one's way, and not to be confused with the wen on the left side of my great-grandfather Lyn's forehead, the size of a small doorknob and no less crystalline a cyst than all that was otherwise sebaceous in his system and the source of his ninety-seven-year-old wisdom, since to touch it was to move back and forth in time.
Clear and direct language structures, so lots of compound and simple sentences, adverbial phrases, but few complex structures where it is easy to get lost.