determiner

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

de·ter·min·er

noun \-ˈtər-mə-nər\

grammar : a word (such as “a,” “the,” “some,” “any,” “my,” or “your”) that comes before a noun and is used to show which thing is being referred to

Full Definition of DETERMINER

:  one that determines: as
a :  gene
b :  a word (as an article, possessive, demonstrative, or quantifier) that makes specific the denotation of a noun phrase

First Known Use of DETERMINER

circa 1530

de·ter·min·er

noun \-ˈtərm-(ə-)nər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DETERMINER

: gene

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