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English definition of “participle”


noun [C]     /pɑːˈtɪsɪpl/ US  /ˈpɑːtɪsɪpl/
the form of a verb that usually ends with '-ed' or '-ing' and is used in some verb tenses or as an adjective → See also past participle, present participleVerb forms, tenses and types of verbs
(Definition of participle noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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