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Meaning of preverb by Wiktionary Dictionary

preverb


    Noun

    preverb ( plural: preverbs )

    1. ( grammar ) A class of words in the Chinese language whose function is analogous to the cases, prepositions, and postpositions of other languages .
    2. ( grammar ) A verbal prefix in the Algonquin languages whose function is analogous to the adjective of other languages .

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