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distractive

[dih-strak-tiv] /dɪˈstræk tɪv/
adjective
1.
tending to distract.
Origin
1625-1635
1625-35; distract + -ive
Related forms
distractively, adverb
nondistractive, adjective
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  • We are also equipped with less lethal options, irritant agents, and distractive devices.
  • More specifically, a decrease in distractive attention to correct feedback predicted performance in the younger group.
  • Hats may not be worn in the courtroom, anything distractive may not be worn.

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