ablatival

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ablative +‎ -al

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌæb.ləˈtaɪ.v.l̩/

Adjective[edit]

ablatival (comparative more ablatival, superlative most ablatival)

  1. (grammar) Of or pertaining to the ablative case. [Mid 19th century.][1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lesley Brown (editor), The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition (Oxford University Press, 2003 [1933], ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7), page 5