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What is agreement?

 

Definition
 

Agreement refers to a formal relationship between elements whereby a form of one word requires a corresponding form of another.

 
Also known as:

concord

Example (Latin)
 
  • In Latin, nouns and their adjectives must correspond to one another in number, gender and case.
  • Source
     

    Crystal 1991 13, 71


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