permansive

adjective per·man·sive \ pə(r)ˈman(t)siv \

Definition of permansive

:of, relating to, or constituting an aspect of the verb (as in Akkadian) denoting that the action is a continuous procedure

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Origin and Etymology of permansive

Latin permansus (past participle of permanēre to endure, remain) + English -ive


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