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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Formed from a verb, such as the noun worker derived from the verb work.
  • adj. Used in derivation from a verb, such as the suffix -er in teacher.
  • n. A deverbative word or element. Also called deverbal.

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  • adj. Derived from a verb.

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