American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A phrase whose head is a noun, as our favorite restaurant.
- n. grammar A phrase that can serve as the subject or the object of a verb; it is usually headed by a noun, (including pronouns), with any associated dependents such as determiners or modifiers.
- n. a phrase that can function as the subject or object of a verb
- noun + phrase (Wiktionary)
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