Genitival Gen`i*ti"val, a. Possessing genitive from; pertaining to, or derived from, the genitive case; as, a genitival adverb. -- {Gen`i*ti"val*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • genitivally — adverb see genitival …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • genitivally — See genitival. * * * …   Universalium

  • genitivally — gen·i·ti·val·ly …   English syllables

  • genitivally — adverb see genitival …   Useful english dictionary

  • genitival — adjective Date: 1818 of, relating to, or formed with or from the genitive case • genitivally adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • genitive — genitival /jen i tuy veuhl/, adj. genitivally, adv. /jen i tiv/, Gram. adj. 1. (in certain inflected languages) noting a case of nouns, pronouns, or adjectives, used primarily to express possession, measure, or origin: as John s hat, week s… …   Universalium

  • genitival — 1818, from GENITIVE (Cf. genitive) + AL (Cf. al) (1). Related: Genitivally …   Etymology dictionary

  • genitive — /ˈdʒɛnətɪv / (say jenuhtiv) Grammar –adjective 1. denoting the case of a noun used to modify another noun, indicating possession and other relationships such as origin and association; compare Jane s wallet, Japan s ambassador, a week s work.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • genitive — n. & adj. Gram. n. the case of nouns and pronouns (and words in grammatical agreement with them) corresponding to of, from, and other prepositions and indicating possession or close association. adj. of or in the genitive. Derivatives: genitival… …   Useful english dictionary

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