Definitions for perfect tense
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perfective, perfective tense, perfect, perfect tense(noun)
a tense of verbs used in describing action that has been completed (sometimes regarded as perfective aspect)
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
perfect tense(noun)ˈpɜr fɪkt li
the form of a verb used to express sth that happened or existed before now
A verb form indicating that an action or state has been completed at the present time, in the past, or will be completed in the future.
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