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By attributing the accident to the woman’s stupidity rather than the man’s, ...

Is this grammatically correct? Or do I need a noun after man's?

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    The word 'stupidity' is implied after "man's". It is an ellipsis. – Nigel J Oct 14 '17 at 6:23
  • Or in the second part you could use a possessive pronoun (as opposed to a possessive adjective) without a noun: mine / yours etc – Mark E K Oct 14 '17 at 13:37

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