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

  • n. See pluperfect.

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  • n. A tense which represents actions that occurred before other actions in the past; the pluperfect tense.

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

  • n. a perfective tense used to express action completed in the past


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