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English definition of “relative pronoun”

relative pronoun

noun [C] uk   specialized us  
a pronoun such as which, who, or that, used to begin a relative clause: In the sentence 'The woman who I met was wearing a brown hat', 'who' is a relative pronoun.Parts of speech
(Definition of relative pronoun from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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