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noun 
  1. (grammar) The possessive case.
adjective 
  1. Of or pertaining to ownership or possession.
  2. (grammar) Indicating ownership, possession, origin, etc.
  3. Unwilling to yield possession of.
He is very possessive of his car.
Etymology: possessivus, of or pertaining to possession, from possessio, possessing, possidere, to possess.


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