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Main Entry: 1sub·junc·tive
Pronunciation: sschwab-primarystressjschwaeng(k)-tiv
Function: adjective
: of, relating to, or being a verb form that represents an act or state not as fact but as conditional or possible or viewed emotionally (as with doubt or desire) <the verb "were" is in the subjunctive mood in "if I were you, I wouldn't go">

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