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applicative

[ap-li-key-tiv, uh-plik-uh-] /ˈæp lɪˌkeɪ tɪv, əˈplɪk ə-/
adjective
1.
usable or capable of being used; practical; applicatory.
Origin
1630-1640
1630-40; applicate (now obsolete) to apply (see application) + -ive
Related forms
applicatively, adverb
nonapplicative, adjective
pseudoapplicative, adjective
unapplicative, adjective
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Examples for applicative
  • From an applicative point of view this technology would provide more consistent and efficiency production capability.
British Dictionary definitions for applicative

applicative

/əˈplɪkətɪv/
adjective
1.
relevant or applicable
Derived Forms
applicatively, adverb
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