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relative pronoun

noun
1.
one of the pronouns who, whom, which, what, their compounds with -ever or -soever, or that used as the subordinating word to introduce a subordinate clause, especially such a pronoun referring to an antecedent.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30
Usage note
See who.
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Examples for relative pronoun
  • It usually begins with a relative pronoun, but sometimes with a relative adverb.
  • In the above examples, the antecedent precedes the relative pronoun directly.

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