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Synonyms for determiner

an argument that is conclusive

one of a limited class of noun modifiers that determine the referents of noun phrases

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Sessarego presents a syntactic description of the determiner phrase in Afro-Bolivian Spanish, a dialect that offers a real challenge to current linguistic theory.
These associated properties provide us with the conditions contained in the reference determiner.
Thus, in NPs with few, many, several, three, it is the number feature of the determiners that percolates down to the head noun of the partitive oblique; therefore, the head noun acquires whatever number feature the determiner has.
Il est egalement attendu de voir l'enquete determiner a quel niveau cette grave erreur a ete commise avant de soumettre au Souverain la liste des noms proposes a la grace royale, et partant definir les responsabilites et les mesures requises, sachant que les institutions chargees de l'elaboration des listes proposees a la grace royale sont tenues de respecter les dispositions contenues dans les regles de procedure encadrant le droit de grace.
La commission vise a determiner "d'eventuels dysfonctionnements" dans l'action de l'executif socialiste entre le 4 decembre 2012, date des premieres revelations du site d'information Mediapart sur le compte en Suisse non declare de l'ex-ministre au Budget, et le 2 avril 2013, date de sa mise en examen.
This may also apply to the article-noun agreement exceptions for nouns beginning with 'a' in which cases the feminine determiner is replaced by the masculine determiner (e.
That negation takes on new indispensable forms is first manifest in the categorial domain of determined determinacy, where determinacy is determined by a determiner.
The topics include unarticulated tension, contextual domain restriction and the definite determiner, knowledge attributions and relevant epistemic standards, words and thought about oneself, and whether relativity is a requirement for mind-dependence.
Sen underlined that the new generation of entrepreneurs would be the determiner of the EU's economy adding that, "despite certain initiatives, we can not say that Turkey is making well use of the potential of Turkish entrepreneurs in Europe.
Differential Determiner of an option compared to the rest in terms of adverbs that modify, limit or condition the content of an option.
De cette proposition decoule la premiere etape du test, qui consiste a determiner s'il y a une question serieuse a juger, un seuil facile a atteindre.
In sentences generated by competent language users, all nouns combine or Merge with determiners and become determiner phrases (DP).
Example (1) features a possessive--determiner sequence, which is characterized by the obligatory occurrence of both an adjective and simple determiners of the paradigm se/seo/[thorn]oet (Mitchell 1985: [section] 103-112).
La section methodologique examine differentes techniques qui ont ete testees au cours d'un projet-pilote qui avait pour but de determiner la faisabilite du projet au moinare cout.
Elles avaient mis au point une methode pour determiner la vitamine C, et nous decrivaient ies resultats de leurs experiences sur la stabilite de la vitamine C dans tes aliments: Deux projets se sont ensuite classes ex-aequo, et se sont partages les deuxieme et troisieine prix.