Definition of Partitives

1. Noun. (plural of partitive) ¹



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Definition of Partitives

1. partitive [n] - See also: partitive

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Partitives

partitioned
partitioned off
partitioner
partitioners
partitioning
partitionings
partitionist
partitionists
partitionment
partitionments
partitions
partitive
partitive case
partitive cases
partitively
partitives (current term)
partizan
partizans
partizanship
partizanships
partless
partlets
partly
partner
partner in crime
partner off
partner relation
partnerdom
partnered

Literary usage of Partitives

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1. A Grammar of the Latin Language by Ethan Allen Andrews, Solomon Stoddard (1882)
"... comparatives, superlatives, and numerals, are followed by the genitive plural, or by the genitive singular of a collective noun. (1.) partitives Í^1U4. ..."

2. Latin Exercises: Adapted to Andrews and Stoddard's Latin Grammar by Ethan Allen Andrews, Solomon Stoddard (1839)
"partitives; as, ullus, nullus, solus, alius, uter, ... Nostrum and -cestrum are used after partitives, &c., in preference to nostri and vestri ; yet the ..."

3. A Grammar of the Latin Language: For the Use of Schools and Colleges by Ethan Allen Andrews, Solomon Stoddard (1848)
"Adjectives and adjective pronouns, denoting a part of a number, including partitives and words used parti- tively, comparatives, superlatives, and numerals, ..."

4. Latin Exercises: Adapted to Andrews and Stoddard's Latin Grammar by Ethan Allen Andrews (1848)
"Adjectives and adjective pronouns, denoting a part of a number, including partitives and words used parti- tively, comparatives, superlatives, and numerals, ..."

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