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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Noun \Noun\ (noun), noun [OF. noun, nun, num, non, nom, F. nom, fr. L. nomen name. See {Name}.] (Gram.) A word used as the designation or appellation of a creature or thing, existing in fact or in thought; a substantive.

Note: By some grammarians the term noun is so used as to include adjectives, as being descriptive; but in general it is limited to substantives.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

noun

noun

1: a content word that can be used to refer to a person, place, thing, quality, or action

2: the word class that can serve as the subject or object of a verb, the object of a preposition, or in apposition


The dictionary definitions are retrieved from a local copy of two of the open source DICT dictionaries. Click here for the database copyright information. DEFINE.COM is registered as an educational NONPROFIT corporation. We aim to please around here. We believe in using positive reinforcement to get things done. We make suggestions that are intended to make life more enjoyable. We think about efficiency, automation, security, privacy, social and ecological responsibility and positive humanitarian ethics and values. We are benevolent. DO NO HARM is our motto.

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