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comitative

[kom-i-tey-tiv, -tuh-tiv] /ˈkɒm ɪˌteɪ tɪv, -tə tɪv/
adjective
1.
noting a case whose distinctive function is to indicate accompaniment.
noun
2.
the comitative case.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; < Latin comitāt(us) retinue, escort (comit-, stem of comes companion (see comes) + -ātus -ate3) + -ive
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