- participating preferred,
- participatory democracy,
- particle accelerator,
- particle beam
Origin of participial
Examples from the Web for participial
Participial adjectives, which express action and also modify.An English Grammar|W. M. Baskervill and J. W. Sewell
Sometimes for emphasis a participial phrase or an adverbial clause precedes the subject.Business English|Rose Buhlig
The only doubt I have felt is, whether the noun formed is so purely elementary as not to partake of a participial character.
Walker attributes the change of accent to the influence of the participial termination -ing.A Handbook of the English Language|Robert Gordon Latham
The important idea should not be placed in a which clause, or a when clause, or a participial phrase.The Century Handbook of Writing|Garland Greever
1590s, from Middle French participial and directly from Latin participialis, from participium (see participle). As a noun from 1560s.