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  1. bahuvrihi(noun)

    exocentric compound

  2. bahuvrihi(noun)

    A type of nominal compound in which the first part modifies the second and neither part can be used alone while retaining the intended meaning. Examples include redcoat, bluestocking and lowlife.

    exocentric compound


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