Definition of Correlatives

1. Noun. (plural of correlative) ¹



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Definition of Correlatives

1. correlative [n] - See also: correlative

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Correlatives

correlation coefficient
correlation coefficients
correlation does not imply causation
correlation energy
correlation matrix
correlation table
correlational
correlational analysis
correlational method
correlational statistics
correlations
correlative
correlative differentiation
correlatively
correlativeness
correlatives (current term)
correlativity
correlator
correlators
correligionist
correligionists
correlogram
correlograms
corrensite
correption
correspond
corresponded
correspondence course
correspondence school

Literary usage of Correlatives

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1. The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever, Easley Stephen Jones (1922)
"CLEARNESS BY PARALLEL STRUCTURE correlatives Conjunctions that are used in pairs ... correlatives should usually be followed by elements parallel in form; ..."

2. Allen and Greenough's New Latin Grammar for Schools and Colleges: Founded on by Joseph Henry Allen, James Bradstreet Greenough, Benjamin Leonard D'Ooge (1903)
"correlatives 152. Many Pronouns, Pronominal Adjectives, and Adverbs have corresponding demonstrative, ... Such parallel forms are called correlatives. ..."

3. An English Grammar: Methodical, Analytical, and Historical. With a Treatise by Eduard Adolf Ferdinand Maetzner (1874)
"If correlatives of this sort shew themselves as in part superfluous, and only serve rhetorical aims, the copulative, on the other hand, seems indispensable ..."

4. Allen and Greenough's New Latin Grammar for Schools and Colleges, Founded on by Joseph Henry Allen, James Bradstreet Greenough (1916)
"correlatives 152. Many Pronouns, Pronominal Adjectives, and Adverbs have corresponding demonstrative ... Such parallel forms are called correlatives. ..."

5. A General Abridgment and Digest of American Law: With Occasional Notes and by Nathan Dane (1824)
"But usually, as heir and ancestor are correlatives as to inheritances, so a testator and executor or intestate and administrator as to chattels are ..."

6. A Latin Grammar for Schools and Colleges by Albert Harkness (1881)
"Many Pronominal Adverbs, like the pronouns from which they are formed (191), are correlatives of each other, as will be seen in the following TABLE OF ..."

7. Live Language Lessons by Howard Roscoe Driggs (1917)
"204 correlatives Conjunctions that go in pairs are called correlatives. ... These are the principal correlatives: although — yet where — there either — or ..."

8. Geodesy: Including Astronomical Observations, Gravity Measurements, and by George Leonard Hosmer (1919)
"Method of correlatives. When there are many condition equations, the method of substitution is likely to prove laborious. ..."

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