[ ben-uh-fak-tiv ]
/ ˌbɛn əˈfæk tɪv /
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of or relating to a linguistic form, case, or semantic role that denotes the person or persons for whom an action is performed, as for his son in He opened the door for his son.
a benefactive form or case.
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