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caritive

[kar-i-tiv] /ˈkær ɪ tɪv/
adjective
1.
(in certain inflected languages, especially of the Caucasian group) abessive.
Origin of caritive
1855-1860
1855-60; < Latin carit(us) devoid of, without (past participle of carēre not to have, to want) + -ive
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  • The extent to which they are also caritive, Adessive and the like has yet to be investigated.

    Opuscula Robert Gordon Latham

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