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Definition of nominative noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

nominative

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈnɑmənət̮ɪv//
 
(also subjective) (grammar)
 
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(in some languages) the form of a noun, a pronoun, or an adjective when it is the subject of a verb compare ablative, accusative, dative, genitive, vocative
nominative adjective
 
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nominative pronouns