"attributive noun" meaning in English

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Noun

Forms: attributive nouns [plural]
Head templates: {{en-noun}} attributive noun (plural attributive nouns)
  1. (grammar) Synonym of noun adjunct (“a noun that modifies another noun attributively”) Categories (topical): Grammar Synonyms: noun adjunct, noun modifier, noun premodifier, qualifying noun, apposite noun, noun adjunct [synonym, synonym-of] Translations (a noun that modifies another noun attributively): 歸屬名詞 (Chinese Mandarin), 归属名词 (guīshǔ míngcí) (Chinese Mandarin), substantiivimäärite (Finnish), substantiivimääre (Finnish), nom épithète [masculine] (French), főnévi jelző (Hungarian), определи́тельное существи́тельное (opredelítelʹnoje suščestvítelʹnoje) [neuter] (Russian), атрибути́вное существи́тельное (atributívnoje suščestvítelʹnoje) [neuter] (Russian), tamlayan (Turkish)
    Sense id: en-attributive_noun-en-noun-IcM-L9dt Categories (other): English entries with incorrect language header, Terms with Finnish translations, Terms with French translations, Terms with Hungarian translations, Terms with Mandarin translations, Terms with Russian translations, Terms with Turkish translations Disambiguation of English entries with incorrect language header: 63 37 Disambiguation of Terms with Finnish translations: 61 39 Disambiguation of Terms with French translations: 64 36 Disambiguation of Terms with Hungarian translations: 50 50 Disambiguation of Terms with Mandarin translations: 55 45 Disambiguation of Terms with Russian translations: 67 33 Disambiguation of Terms with Turkish translations: 60 40 Topics: grammar, human-sciences, linguistics, sciences Disambiguation of 'a noun that modifies another noun attributively': 80 20
  2. (grammar, when referring to a language other than English) A noun denoting bearer of a quality or an attribute of a subject, in reference to the lexical morpheme from which it is derived. Categories (topical): Grammar
    Sense id: en-attributive_noun-en-noun-1kaS3vZC Categories (other): Terms with Hungarian translations, Terms with Mandarin translations Disambiguation of Terms with Hungarian translations: 50 50 Disambiguation of Terms with Mandarin translations: 55 45 Topics: grammar, human-sciences, linguistics, sciences

Inflected forms

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