Definition of prepositive in English:

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prepositive

Pronunciation: /priːˈpɒzɪtɪv/

adjective

Grammar
(Of a word, particle, etc.) placed in front of the word that it governs or modifies.

Origin

Late 16th century: from late Latin praepositivus (see pre-, positive).

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