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  1. adjectival nounnoun

    A noun that functions as an adjective

  2. adjectival nounnoun

    In Japanese grammar, a specific part of speech, categorized in Japanese as u5F62u5BB9u52D5u8A5E (keiyu014D du014Dshi). Some of these words can be used as regular nouns, and all can be used as adjectives when followed by the postfix u306A (na), in contrast to Japanese common adjectives, u5F62u5BB9u8A5E (keiyu014Dshi).


  1. Adjectival noun

    An adjectival noun or sometimes just adjectival is a noun that functions as an adjective by taking the particle 〜な -na. This term is often used in analyses of the Japanese language to refer to members of the word class commonly known as "na-adjectives". Japanese adjectival nouns function similarly to English noun adjuncts, as in "chicken soup" or "winter coat" – in these cases the nouns "chicken" and "winter" modify the nouns "soup" and "coat".

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of adjectival noun in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of adjectival noun in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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    joint that forms a corner; usually both sides are bevelled at a 45-degree angle to form a 90-degree corner
    • A. mitre
    • B. whitewash
    • C. reciprocal
    • D. peccadillo

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