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genitive1

Fr    cas génitif, génitif1

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Synonym(s): genitive case

Type of: case1

Related term(s): possessive

Source(s): Anderson 1971: 4; Comrie 1981: 38; Croft 1990: 27f.; Crystal 2003: 200 (also "post-modifying genitive"), 212 (group genitive); Haegeman 1991: 143; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 94-95; Kroeger 2005: 104; Lehmann 1992: 104; Lyons 1971: 290; Matthews 1997: 144-145; Palmatier 1972: 63; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 82; Quirk etal. 1985: 318ff. (also "possessive genitive", "genitive of origin", "descriptive genitive", "genitive of measure", "genitive of attribute", "zero genitive"); Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 187 (also "genitive of transposition"); Trask 1993: 118; Wales 1989: 56

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  generic reference
  generic term
  genesis
  genetic
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genitive1
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  geographical linguistics
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