indefinite article definition

  • noun:
    • articles, including English a or an, that will not fix the identity associated with the noun changed.
    • A word preceding a noun to point the noun means any member of the class of items known as by the noun.
    • a determiner (as `a' or `some' in English) that suggests nonspecific guide
  • adjective:
    • the word a or an, used in combination with nouns to denote anyone of a common or basic course.

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