dis'junc·tive || -ktɪv n. (Grammar) conjunction that expresses an oppositional relationship between two items (i.e. "or" in the phrase "one or the other") adj. tending to separate; expressing an oppositional relationship between two words (Grammar)

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  • Determiner (linguistics) — A determiner is a noun modifier that expresses the reference of a noun or noun phrase in the context, rather than attributes expressed by adjectives. This function is usually performed by articles, demonstratives, possessive determiners, or… …   Wikipedia

  • in disjunctivis sufficit alteram partem esse veram — /in disjarj(k)tayvas safssat oltaram partam esiy viram/ In disjunctives it is sufficient that either part be true. Where a condition is in the disjunctive, it is sufficient if either part be performed …   Black's law dictionary

  • In disjunctivis sufficit alteram partem esse veram — In disjunctives it is sufficient if either part be true …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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