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English definition of “genitive”


noun [C]     /ˈdʒen.ɪ.tɪv/ US  /-t̬ɪv/ specialized
the form of a noun , pronoun , etc. in the grammar of some languages , which shows that the noun , pronoun , etc. has or owns somethingGrammatical terms genitive     adjective the genitive form of a noun Grammatical terms
(Definition of genitive noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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