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absolutive

Fr    cas absolu

nS

Synonym(s): absolutive case

Antonym(s): ergative

Type of: case1

Source(s): Anderson 1977: 38; Collinge 1990: 95; Comrie 1981: 53; Croft 1990: 102; Crystal 2003: 2; DIK 1978: 159; DIK I 1997: 284-285; Dixon 1994: 1, 10; Givon 1984: 151; Kroeger 2005: 341; Lehmann 1992: 106; Matthews 1997: 3; Trask 1993: 3

adj

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 2

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  absolute homophony
  absolute origin of locating operations
  absolute synonym
  absolute synonymy
  absolute tense
  absolute transitive
  absolute universals
absolutive
  absorption1
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