substantival

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adjective sub·stan·ti·val \ˌsəb-stən-ˈtī-vəl\

Definition of substantival

  1. :  of, relating to, or serving as a substantive

substantivally

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1796

First Known Use of substantival

1796

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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