1. the locative case.

Origin of adessive

1855–60; < Latin adess(e) to be present (ad- ad- + esse to be) + -ive Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of adessive

  • The extent to which they are also Caritive, Adessive and the like has yet to be investigated.


    Robert Gordon Latham