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predeterminer

noun [C] uk   /ˌpriː.dɪˈtɜː.mɪ.nər/ us    /-diːˈtɝː.mə.nɚ/ specialized
in grammar, a word that is sometimes used before a determiner to give more information about a noun in a noun phrase: In the phrases 'all these children' and 'once a day', the words 'all' and 'once' are predeterminers.Grammatical terms
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