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correlative

cor·rel·a·tive

correlative

 
pronunciation:
k re l tihv
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: related in a mutually dependent or reciprocal way, as life forms.
definition 2: in grammar, of or denoting a construction or paired words that indicate alternatives or reciprocal, mutual, or parallel relations, such as "either" and "or" in "He'll come either today or tomorrow" and "both" and "and" in "Both the house and the garage caught fire."
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: either of two things that are correlative.
definition 2: a correlative word, phrase, or construction.
derivation: correlatively (adv.)