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substantival

[suhb-stuh n-tahy-vuh l]
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  1. noting, of, or pertaining to a substantive.
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Origin of substantival

First recorded in 1825–35; substantive + -al1
Related formssub·stan·ti·val·ly, adverbnon·sub·stan·ti·val, adjectivenon·sub·stan·ti·val·ly, adverb
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