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noun phrase definition

  • noun:
    • A phrase whose head is a noun, as well known restaurant.
    • A phrase that may serve as the topic or perhaps the item of a verb; most commonly it is headed by a noun, (including pronouns), with any connected dependents including determiners or modifiers.
    • a phrase that will function as topic or object of a verb
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