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It is always to be remembered that retrospective legislation is bad in principle only when it affects the substantive law.
Once more there is no definition of the term able-bodied, which is used sometimes as an adjective and sometimes as a substantive.
He had been down into the bottom-most pit of hell, and the sights that he had seen there had withered him up.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
The word cynocephalus is rather an adjective than a proper substantive, for which reason we have not adopted it.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME IX (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
Pimmaudizziwin, is a very general substantive expression, in indicating the tenor of being or life.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
To give these expressions a verbal form, the substantive verb, with its pronominal modifications, must be superadded.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
A Spanish substantive must be for the most part the name of something existing at some time or other in Spain.
The terms “brave” and “braves” used in a substantive sense, in this work, are neither English nor Indian.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
As a prefix, its meaning depends upon the fact whether the word attached to it be an adjective or a substantive.
The top-most bud waits only through the twelve hours of a single day to open.

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Parnassianadjective | [pahr-nas-ee-uhn ]SEE DEFINITION
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