- of, relating to, or used as the modifier of a noun, as new in the new theater, on the corner in the house on the corner, or the mayor's in the mayor's reputation.
- of or relating to an adnoun.
- a word or phrase that modifies a noun.
Origin of adnominal
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- a word modifying a noun
- of or relating to an adnoun
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