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determinernoun [C]

uk   /dɪˈtɜː.mɪ.nər/  us   /dɪˈtɝː.mə.nɚ/ specialized
B2 in grammar, a word that is used before a noun to show which particular example of the noun you are referring to: In the phrases "my first boyfriend" and "that strange woman", the words "my" and "that" are determiners.

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determinernoun [C]

 us   /dɪˈtɜr·mə·nər/
grammar a word that is used before a noun to show which particular example of the noun you are referring to: In the phrase “my history book” the word “my” is a determiner.
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