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Nominative case

nominative case [(nom-uh-nuh-tiv)]

The grammatical term indicating that a noun or pronoun is the subject of a sentence or clause rather than its object. (See case and objective case.)


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    noun, Grammar. 1. a noun naming the person to whom one is speaking.

  • Nominator

    [verb nom-uh-neyt; adjective nom-uh-nit] /verb ˈnɒm əˌneɪt; adjective ˈnɒm ə nɪt/ verb (used with object), nominated, nominating. 1. to propose (someone) for appointment or election to an office. 2. to appoint to a duty or office. 3. to propose for an honor, award, or the like. 4. Horse Racing. to register (a horse) as an […]

  • Nominee

    [nom-uh-nee] /ˌnɒm əˈni/ noun 1. a person , as to run for elective office or fill a particular post. 2. a person in whose name title to real estate or ownership of stock is held but who is not the actual proprietor or holder. /ˌnɒmɪˈniː/ noun 1. a person who is nominated to an office […]

  • Nomism

    [noh-miz-uh m] /ˈnoʊ mɪz əm/ noun 1. religious conduct based on law. /ˈnəʊmɪzəm/ noun 1. adherence to a law or laws as a primary exercise of religion

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