postnominal

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

post- +‎ nominal

Noun[edit]

postnominal (plural postnominals)

  1. Something, such as a title or abbreviation denoting an attained academic degree or a membership in an organization, which is placed after a name.
  2. (linguistics) Something which is placed after a noun, as "of mine" in "friend of mine".

Adjective[edit]

postnominal (not comparable)

  1. Alternative form of post-nominal