innovative

[in-uh-vey-tiv]
adjective
tending to innovate or characterized by innovation.

Origin:
1600–10; innovate + -ive

innovatively, adverb
innovativeness, noun
uninnovative, adjective
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innovate (ˈɪnəˌveɪt)
 
vb
to invent or begin to apply (methods, ideas, etc)
 
[C16: from Latin innovāre to renew, from in-² + novāre to make new, from novus new]
 
innovative
 
adj
 
'innovatory
 
adj
 
'innovator
 
n

innovative (ˈɪnəˌveɪtɪv)
 
adj
using or showing new methods, ideas, etc

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innovative
1806, from innovate + -ive.
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Example sentences
Candidates must be innovative and creative, and must possess superb
  communications skills and a collegial leadership style.
First, the creative power unleashed by the free-market system will always allow
  for new and innovative ways to meet demand.
Wow that's a great innovative idea you have given to attract the bees.
But an outreach grant often involves describing unique and innovative
  activities.
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