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Instead of the current definition
- A verb that that links two parts of a sentence, indicating that one part is the property of the other. The part which indicates the property is the nominal part.
I suggest the following definition, based on the one from the English Wikipedia:
- A word (which, in some languages may be implicit, or a suffix) used to link the subject of a sentence with its predicate (a subject complement). For example in the sentence "The sea is blue", "is" is a copula.
--InfoCan 16:48, 9 March 2012 (CET)