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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The case expressing ownership adj. - Serving to express or indicate possession.

Usage examples (28)
  • Such a genitive, denoting the whole of which a part is taken, is called a «partitive genitive».
  • So here it looks like the double genitive is the best option.
  • This zero grade form is attested in the dative, but not in the genitive, which is odd.
  • There are seven eight-word genitive strings: Acts 12: 12, 1 Cor 1: 9; Col 2: 12; 2 Tim 1: 10; for more
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