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plural in Grammar topic

pluralplural2 ●●● adjective  1 SLGa plural word or form shows you are talking about more than one thing, person etc. For example, ‘we’ is a plural pronoun. opp singular2 formalDIFFERENTLOT/LARGE NUMBER OR AMOUNT a plural society, system, or culture is one with people from many different religions, races etc Britain has developed into a plural society.
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pluralThe words hawa and its plural alma occur some thirty times in the Koran as the negative pole of the ideal city.The council will be set up at the start of March and will be plural and representative, he said.I think that the 80s were beneficial in that they produced plural arts funding."Have" is the plural form of "has."the plural makeup of the United Statesa plural pronounIf they do not map in this way, then plural reference with the atomic individuals is not possible.Rather, it is an examination of constraints which militate for or against plural reference.The letter $ is introduced in the second volume as a plural suffix to graphic symbols.