pertainym


pertainym
n. meaning connected to, meaning pertaining to

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • pertainym — noun a word, usually an adjective, which can be defined as of or pertaining to another word …   Wiktionary

  • pertainym — noun meaning relating to or pertaining to • Usage Domain: ↑colloquialism • Hypernyms: ↑relational adjective, ↑classifying adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • classifying adjective — noun an adjective that classifies its noun (e.g., a nervous disease or a musical instrument ) • Syn: ↑relational adjective • Hypernyms: ↑adjective • Hyponyms: ↑pertainym …   Useful english dictionary

  • relational adjective — noun an adjective that classifies its noun (e.g., a nervous disease or a musical instrument ) • Syn: ↑classifying adjective • Hypernyms: ↑adjective • Hyponyms: ↑pertainym …   Useful english dictionary


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