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  1. partitive casenoun

    A noun case used to indicate that an object is affected only partially by the verb, or that the effect is not real. It often corresponds roughly to the English words "some" or "any." It is similar in many ways to the genitive case. Some languages that make use of the partitive case include Finnish, Estonian, and Russian.

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  1. Partitive case

    The partitive case is a grammatical case which denotes "partialness", "without result", or "without specific identity". It is also used in contexts where a subgroup is selected from a larger group, or with numbers.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of partitive case in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of partitive case in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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