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deliberative

[dih-lib-er-uh-tiv, -uh-rey-tiv]
adjective
1.
having the function of deliberating, as a legislative assembly: a deliberative body.
2.
having to do with policy; dealing with the wisdom and expediency of a proposal: a deliberative speech.

Origin:
1545–55; < Latin dēlīberātīvus, equivalent to dēlīberāt(us) (see deliberate) + -īvus -ive

deliberatively, adverb
deliberativeness, noun
undeliberative, adjective
undeliberatively, adverb
undeliberativeness, noun
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deliberative (dɪˈlɪbərətɪv)
 
adj
1.  involved in, organized for, or having the function of deliberating: a deliberative assembly
2.  characterized by or resulting from deliberation: a deliberative conclusion
 
de'liberatively
 
adv
 
de'liberativeness
 
n

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deliberative
1550s, from L. deliberativus, from pp. stem of deliberare (see deliberation).
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