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Botany
a. denoting a type of growth in which the main stem ends in a flower, as in a cymose inflorescence; determinate
b. (esp of flower parts) limited or fixed in number in a given species
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Hungarian would use a definite article in the first case and an articleless form in the second).
the definite article the developed from demonstratives;
pronoun, while the adnominal marker *ha([+ or -]n) was grammaticalized into the definite article in Hebrew, Aramaic, and OSA.
Eugen Helimski has noted that in case of the Taz dialect of Southern Samoyedic Selkup the 3Px indicates a peculiar interrelation between the first mention and the following mentions of the same item, however, it is not an equivalent of the definite article.
1) The general intent behind these statements might be inferred, but for the moment--since we're talking first about grammar not psychology--I propose to put the questions of motive aside in order to examine the difference between the statements themselves and what they would mean if they appeared without the definite article that each of the statements cited include; that is, the common reference in each of them to "the Jews.
IZZARD's one-man shows UNREPEATABLE (1994), DEFINITE ARTICLE (1996), and GLORIOUS (1997) are all set for their first release on DVD and CD (and for UNREPEATABLE and DEFINITE ARTICLE their first release ever in North America) on Anti- records on November 9 -- the same day the in-store tour begins.
The definite article displays an interesting and intricate set of interactions with other forms in the grammar, and often contrasts with the behavior of other small functional elements which look superficially similar.
The article by Agustinus Gianto, "Lost and Found in the Grammar of First-Millennium Aramaic," deals, among several other interesting historical grammatical changes, with the origin of the definite article, which keeps losing that which has been gained, i.
Statements la and le include the definite article, whereas lb and Id lack the definite article.
If the language distinguishes, with nouns like sky, between the absence and presence of a modifier/quantifier such that one option uses the definite article and the other option uses the indefinite article, then it is the absence of a modifier/quantifier that tends to combine with the definite article and it is the presence of a modifier/quantifier that tends to combine with the indefinite article.
Here's the crux: Does the badass definite article in the title do the work of felling a singular, principal straw man, "Tradition"?
The Curragh trainer, who saddled Greasepaint to run in the Aintree spectacular four times in the 1980s, will give the Definite Article gelding an entry.