clause

[n] - (grammar) an expression including a subject and predicate but not constituting a complete sentence
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=clause

Clause

(Clause (clausal)) A clause is a key grammatical structure and this means that clauses are things that you need to have, at the very least, a basic grasp of. Thought of at its simplest, a clause can be considered as a short 'sentence' - one that occurs either on its own (e.g. 'I ate the jelly') or together with other clauses to make a longer senten...
Found on http://www.englishbiz.co.uk/grammar/main_files/definitionsa-m.htm

Clause

A single, numbered constituent part of the main body of a Bill of either House of Parliament. Each clause will deal with a specific part of the legislation being proposed.
Found on http://www.tso.co.uk/solutions/publishingsolutions/printproduction/printglo

Clause

A clause is a group of words that expresses an event (she drank some water) or a situation (she was thirsty/she wanted a drink). It usually contains a subject (she in the examples) and verb (drank/was/wanted). Note how a clause differs from a phrase:   a big dog (a phrase - this refers to 'a big dog' but doesn't say what the dog did or what hap...
Found on http://www.standards.dfes.gov.uk/primary/publications/literacy/63285/nls_fw

Clause

A separate section of a legal document within a statute, contract or will.
Found on http://www.own-it.org/knowledge/glossary-of-ip-terms

Clause

Clause noun [ French clause , Late Latin clausa , equiv. to Latin clausula clause, prop., close of ... rhetorical period, close, from claudere to shut, to end. See Close .] 1. A separate portion of a written paper, paragraph, or sentence; an article, stipulat...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/88

clause

noun (grammar) an expression including a subject and predicate but not constituting a complete sentence
Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

Clause

• (n.) A separate portion of a written paper, paragraph, or sentence; an article, stipulation, or proviso, in a legal document. • (n.) A subordinate portion or a subdivision of a sentence containing a subject and its predicate. • (n.) See Letters clause / close, under Letter.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/clause/

Clause

A particular disposition which makes part of a treaty; of an act of the legislature; of a deed, written agreement, or other written contract or will. When a clause is obscurely written, it ought to be construed in such a way as to agree with what precedes and what follows, if possible.
Found on http://www.lectlaw.com/def/c239.htm

Clause

In linguistics, a clause is a sentence or sentence-like construction included within another sentence. For example, within the sentence 'I did it because I wanted to.' The sub-part 'because I wanted to' is a clause.
Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/AC.HTM

clause

Part of a sentence that contains a subject and a verb, and is joined to the rest of the sentence by a conjunction. In English, two `main` clauses are joined by the conjunctions and, but, or, and are said to be coordinated, as in `I love cherries but I hate ap...
Found on http://www.talktalk.co.uk/reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0038679.html

Clause

[logic] The usual definition of satisfiability assumes free variables to be existentially quantified, so the omission of a quantifier is to be taken as a convention and not as a consequence of how the semantics deal with free variables. ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clause_(logic)

Clause

In grammar, a clause is the smallest grammatical unit that can express a complete proposition. A typical clause consists of a subject and a predicate, where the predicate is typically a verb phrase – a verb together with any objects and other modifiers. However the subject is sometimes not expressed; this is often the case in null-subject langua...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clause

clause

A group of words containing a subject and verb, forming part of a sentence.
Found on http://quick-facts.co.uk/language/grammar.html

Clause

In grammatical terminology, a clause is any word-construction containing a nominative and a predicat
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22385

clause

A syntactical unit which is smaller than a sentence. There are basically two types, main clauses and subordinate clauses, which are joined by certain grammatical words such as conjunctions or subordinators.
Found on https://www.uni-due.de/ELE/LinguisticGlossary.html

clause

A clause has the attributes of a sentence but may occur within a sentence, for example a relative clause who played the alto within the sentence The man who played the alto was Charlie Parker.
Found on http://www.viviancook.uk/Linguistics/LinguisticsGlossary.htm

clause

an expression including a subject and predicate
Found on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/1269961

clause

an expression including a subject and predicate
Found on https://www.vocabulary.com/lists/418206
No exact match found