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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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determinerde‧ter‧min‧er /dɪˈtɜːmənə $ -ˈtɜːrmənər/ noun [countable] technical  SLGa word that is used before a noun in order to show which thing you mean. In the phrases ‘the car’ and ‘some cars’, ‘the’ and ‘some’ are determiners
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determinerHence the diagram represents a determiner followed by any number of adjectives followed by a noun.This network defines acceptable noun phrases as consisting of the categories determiner, optional adjective string, noun and optional prepositional phrases.
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