Definition of Duratives

1. Noun. (plural of durative) ¹



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Definition of Duratives

1. durative [n] - See also: durative

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Duratives

duranguense
durants
duranusite
durapatite
duraplasty
duras
duration
duration tetany
durational
durational pattern
durational patterns
durationally
durations
durative
durative aspect
duratives (current term)
durbar
durbari
durbaris
durbars
durdum
durdums
dure
dured
dureful
dureless
durene
durenes
dures
duress

Literary usage of Duratives

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1. A Grammar of the German Language: Designed for a Thoro and Practical Study by George Oliver Curme (1922)
"Gradually the durative idea overshadowed the perfective meaning, so that these verbs are now felt as duratives. In the South, however, sein, which was once ..."

2. Lawyers' Reports Annotated by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company (1905)
"The possibility of unskillful and Improper construction of a reservoir which is not yet completed cannot be considered in estimating duratives to adjacent ..."

3. Indian Village Site and Cemetery Near Madisonville, Ohio by Earnest Albert Hooton, Charles Clark Willoughby (1920)
"... for the present is found composed of the nominal pronoun and the particle -ka or -kah suffixed to the stem. These may be called " duratives ":l Mittel, ..."

4. The German Language: Outlines of Its Development by Tobias Johann Casjen Diekhoff (1914)
"Imperfective verbs, also called duratives, express the action in its continuance, as going on. The English developed a special compound conjugation, ..."

5. Introduction to the Study of Language: A Critical Survey of the History and by Berthold Delbrueck (1882)
"... the Indo-European probably possessed at first six momentary sounds [momentane Laute], viz., three surds and three sonants; six consonantal duratives ..."

6. Victor Von Richter's Organic Chemistry ; Or, Chemistry of the Carbon Compounds by Victor von Richter (1899)
"... duratives of the acid amides, in which the =ir-g an amid and ¡mid-group, whose hydrogen atoms are ..."

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