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pronoun


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Pronoun  \Pro"noun\,  n.  [Pref.  pro-  +  noun:  cf  F.  pronom  L. 
  pronomen.  See  {Noun}.]  (Gram.) 
  A  word  used  instead  of  a  noun  or  name  to  avoid  the 
  repetition  of  it  The  personal  pronouns  in  English  are  I, 
  thou  or  you  he  she  it  we  ye  and  they 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  pronoun 
  n  :  a  function  word  that  is  used  in  place  of  a  noun  or  noun 
  phrase 




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