noun re·pla·cive \-siv\

Definition of replacive



  1. :  a difference of phonemes in the word stem of two or more grammatically distinct forms the vowel of feet as compared with that of foot displays a replacive plural form instead of the usual suffix -s

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Origin and Etymology of replacive

replace + -ive

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to cast off or become cast off

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