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nmod: noun modifier

The main use of nmod is for nouns that modify other nouns. This is usually the case when the noun is a genitive modifier or when it is part of a prepositional phrase that modifies that noun.

Die Anzahl der Teilnehmer \n The number of participants
nmod(Anzahl, Teilnehmer)
Das Haus mit dem großen Garten wurde schon verkauft . \n The house with the big garden has already been sold .
nmod(Haus, Garten)

Another use of nmod is when a noun modifies an adjective in constructions similar to the following:

Die mit dem Thunfisch verwandten Arten \n The species related to the tuna
nmod(verwandten, Thunfisch) 

Finally, nmod can also be used when a noun directly modifies an adverb.

drei Monate später \n three months later
nmod(später, Monate)

nmod in other languages: [bej] [bg] [cop] [cs] [de] [el] [en] [et] [eu] [fi] [fr] [fro] [ga] [gd] [gsw] [gub] [hy] [it] [ja] [kk] [ky] [no] [pcm] [pt] [qpm] [ro] [ru] [sl] [sv] [swl] [tr] [u] [yue] [zh]