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  • "tatpurusha is a term coined by Indian grammarians more than 2,000 years ago for a class of compounds bahuvrihi dvandva karmadharaya"

    - Maitani

    April 15, 2009

  • A compound of two words in which the 1st is an attributive noun, and the 2nd a substantive, as bookcase, aircraft, or flowerpot.

    January 17, 2009