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indirect object

noun [C] uk   specialized us  
the person or thing that receives the effect of the action of a verb with two objects: In the sentence "Give Val some money", "Val" is the indirect object.
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Translations of “indirect object”
in Chinese (Traditional) 間接受詞…
in Russian косвенное дополнение…
in Turkish (dilbilgisi) dolaylı tümleç…
in Chinese (Simplified) 间接宾语…
in Polish dopełnienie dalsze…
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