adverb see prepositive

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  • prepositively — See prepositive. * * * …   Universalium

  • prepositively — adverb In a prepositive position …   Wiktionary

  • prepositively — adverb see prepositive * * * preposˈitively adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑prepositive …   Useful english dictionary

  • prepositive — prepositively, adv. /pree poz i tiv/, Gram. adj. 1. (of a word) placed before another word to modify it or to show its relation to other parts of the sentence. In red book, red is a prepositive adjective. John s in John s book is a prepositive… …   Universalium

  • prepositive — adjective Etymology: Late Latin praepositivus, from Latin praepositus, past participle of praeponere Date: 1583 put before ; prefixed • prepositively adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • prepositive — [prē päz′ə tiv] adj. [LL praepositivus < L praeponere: see PREPOSITION] Gram. put before; prefixed n. a prepositive word prepositively adv …   English World dictionary

  • clos — ˈklō noun (plural clos “) Etymology: French, from Old French, enclosure more at close III : a French vineyard; especially : one enclosed by a wall often used preposit …   Useful english dictionary

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