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durative

[doo r-uh-tiv, dyoo r-] /ˈdʊər ə tɪv, ˈdyʊər-/
adjective, Grammar
1.
noting or pertaining to a verb aspect expressing incomplete or continued action. Beat and walk are durative in contrast to strike and step.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; durat(ion) + -ive
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British Dictionary definitions for durative

durative

/ˈdjʊərətɪv/
adjective
1.
denoting an aspect of verbs that includes the imperfective and the progressive
noun
2.
  1. the durative aspect of a verb
  2. a verb in this aspect
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