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qualificative

noun qual·i·fi·ca·tive \ˈkwäləfə̇ˌkātiv\

Definition of qualificative

plural

-s

  1. :  a qualifying word qualificatives … to describe the kinds of historical relationships — D. M. Taylor

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Origin and Etymology of qualificative

Medieval Latin qualificatus (past participle of qualificare) + English -ive, noun suffix


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qualificative

adjective qual·i·fi·ca·tive \"\

Definition of qualificative

  1. :  qualifying the qualificative concords in four languages — Guy Atkins

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Origin and Etymology of qualificative

Medieval Latin qualificatus (past participle of qualificare) + English -ive, adjective suffix


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