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corporative

[kawr-puh-rey-tiv, -per-uh-tiv, -pruh-] /ˈkɔr pəˌreɪ tɪv, -pər ə tɪv, -prə-/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to a corporation.
2.
of or pertaining to a political system under which the principal economic functions, as banking, industry, or labor, are organized as corporate unities.
Also, corporate.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; < Late Latin corporātīvus, equivalent to Latin corporāt(us) corporate + -īvus -ive
Related forms
noncorporative, adjective
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  • Beards would make the corporative world much more interesting.
  • We can refer to this as an integrated system because all data are stored in the corporative data warehouse.
  • Be corporative when resolving conflicts between contractor and school staff.
British Dictionary definitions for corporative

corporative

/ˈkɔːpərətɪv; -prətɪv/
adjective
1.
of or characteristic of a corporation
2.
(of a state) organized into and governed by corporations of individuals involved in any given profession, industry, etc
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Word Origin and History for corporative
adj.

1833, from Late Latin corporativus "pertaining to the forming of a body," from past participle stem of corporare (see corporate).

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