masculine adjective definition in Grammar topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

masculine

 adjective: Grammar topic
1 (grammar) belonging to a class of words that refer to male people or animals and often have a special form ‘He’ and ‘him’ are masculine pronouns.2 (grammar) (in some languages) belonging to a class of nouns, pronouns or adjectives that have masculine gender, not feminine or neuter The French word for ‘sun’ is masculine.

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