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fictive

[fik-tiv] /ˈfɪk tɪv/
adjective
1.
fictitious; imaginary.
2.
pertaining to the creation of fiction:
fictive inventiveness.
Origin of fictive
1485-1495
1485-95; fict(ion) + -ive
Related forms
fictively, adverb
nonfictive, adjective
nonfictively, adverb
Can be confused
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fictive

/ˈfɪktɪv/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or able to create fiction
2.
a rare word for fictitious
Derived Forms
fictively, adverb
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