G- Gen⋅der /ˈdʒɛndər/[jen-der]

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G- Gen⋅der /ˈdʒɛndər/[jen-der]
1. Grammar.
a. (in many languages) a set of classes that together include all nouns, membership in a particular class being shown by the form of the noun itself or by the form or choice of words that modify, replace, or otherwise refer to the noun, as, in English, the choice of he to replace the man, of she to replace the woman, of it to replace the table, of it or she to replace the ship. The number of genders in different languages varies from 2 to more than 20; often the classification correlates in part with sex or animateness. The most familiar sets of genders are of three classes (as masculine, feminine, and neuter in Latin and German) or of two (as common and neuter in Dutch, or masculine and feminine in French and Spanish).
b. one class of such a set.
c. such classes or sets collectively or in general.
d. membership of a word or grammatical form, or an inflectional form showing membership, in such a class.
2. sex: the feminine gender.
3. Archaic. kind, sort, or class.

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  1. MTSOfan 113 months ago | reply

    Very clever!

  2. VK3Photographix 113 months ago | reply

    Yes. Very clever

  3. earsplitting curtain [deleted] 113 months ago | reply

    Well done.

  4. jwill9311 113 months ago | reply

    i think the health book at my conservative high school used these illustrations.

  5. beneficial gate [deleted] 113 months ago | reply

    I can't believe you're making those kids stay on separate hands!

    ;-)

  6. handy earth [deleted] 113 months ago | reply

    Brilliant !

  7. Luriana L 113 months ago | reply

    i like the phonological transcription ! :)

  8. fromky 113 months ago | reply

    How in the world do you think of these things?

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