gender agreement

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n gender agreement agreement in grammatical gender between words in the same construction
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Usage

In literature:

CONCORD is the agreement which one word has with another, in gender, person, number, or case.
"English Grammar in Familiar Lectures" by Samuel Kirkham
AGREEMENT AS TO GENDER.
"New Latin Grammar" by Charles E. Bennett
Note agreement with grammatical gender of ~Menschenkind~.
"Aus meinem Königreich" by Carmen Sylva
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In science:

The constraint in Figure 2 requires the categories THTYPE and EXCEEDS to agree in gender, thus implementing a sub ject-participle agreement relation in French.
A Flexible Shallow Approach to Text Generation
The definition of gender in relation to agreement can also be expressed over wider distances of texts when separate pronouns29 may be used anaphoricaly in relation to a preceding noun phrase of a given gender.
Stabilizing knowledge through standards - A perspective for the humanities
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