denominative

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

de- (from) +‎ nominative (naming)

Adjective[edit]

denominative (not comparable)

  1. (grammar) deriving from a noun, or from an adjective, such as the verb destruct from the noun destruction.
  2. being a name
  3. Possessing, or capable of possessing, a distinct denomination or designation; denominable.
    • Cocker
      The least denominative part of time is a minute.

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Noun[edit]

denominative (plural denominatives)

  1. a verb that is derived from a noun or adjective

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

denominative f pl

  1. feminine plural of denominativo

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dēnōminātīve

  1. vocative masculine singular of dēnōminātīvus