Definition of free form noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


free form

BrE BrE//ˈfriː fɔːm//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈfriː fɔːrm//
(also free morpheme) (linguistics)
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a unit of language that can be used by itself The plural ‘s’ is not a free form, as it must always be attached to a noun.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: free form

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