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- noun grammar The form of a
transitive verbin which its subjectreceives the action.
- noun proscribed Any construction that obscures the
agentof an action, or the agencyof said agent.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun the voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is the recipient (not the source) of the action denoted by the verb
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