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relative pronoun

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Grammar
relative pronounˌrelative ˈpronoun noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 technicalSLG a pronoun such as ‘who’, ‘which’, or ‘that’ by which a relative clause is connected to the rest of the sentence
Examples from the Corpus
relative pronounThe most notable is the relative pronoun that, which can only be used with a restrictive relative clause.
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