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word class (plural word classes)

  1. (linguistics) A linguistic form class whose members are words.
    • 2012, James Lambert, “Beyond Hobson-Jobson: A new lexicography for Indian English”, in World Englishes[1], page 297:
      These lists differentiated terms according to word class (that is, a word with both a noun and adjective definition counted as two separate items in the list).

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