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complementation

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  • n. The replacement of a set by its complement
  • n. The interaction between two genetic units such that an organism can function normally if either one is defective
  • n. The relationship of a phrase to its predicate

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the grammatical relation of a word or phrase to a predicate.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (linguistics) a distribution of related speech sounds or forms in such a way that they only appear in different contexts
  • n. the grammatical relation of a word or phrase to a predicate

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