federative

federative

[fed-uh-rey-tiv, -er-uh-tiv]
adjective
1.
pertaining to or of the nature of a federation.
2.
inclined to federate.

Origin:
1680–90; federate + -ive

federatively [fed-uh-rey-tiv-lee, -er-uh-tiv-] , adverb
unfederative, adjective
unfederatively, adverb
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federate
 
vb
1.  to unite or cause to unite in a federal union
 
adj
2.  federal; federated
 
'federative
 
adj

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