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pres'ent progres'sive



Gram.(in English)
a verb form consisting of an auxiliary be in the present tense followed by a present participle and used esp. to indicate that a present action or event is in progress, being repeated, or of a temporary nature or to express the future. Also called present continuous.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

present perfectpreservationist
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