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English definition of “genitive”

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 nounGrammatical terms
(Definition of genitive noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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