genitive


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Genitive \Gen"i*tive\, a. [L. genitivus, fr. gignere, genitum,
   to beget: cf. F. g['e]nitif. See Gender.] (Gram.)
   Of or pertaining to that case (as the second case of Latin
   and Greek nouns) which expresses source or possession. It
   corresponds to the possessive case in English.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Genitive \Gen"i*tive\, n. (Gram.)
   The genitive case.
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   Genitive absolute, a construction in Greek similar to the
      ablative absolute in Latin. See Ablative absolute.
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