defunctive

defunctive

[dih-fuhngk-tiv]
adjective
of or pertaining to the dead; funereal.

Origin:
1595–1605; < Latin dēfunct(us) defunct + -ive

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defunct (dɪˈfʌŋkt)
 
adj
1.  no longer living; dead or extinct
2.  no longer operative or valid
 
[C16: from Latin dēfungī to discharge (one's obligations), die; see de-, function]
 
de'functive
 
adj
 
de'functness
 
n

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