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implicative

[im-pli-key-tiv, im-plik-uh-tiv] /ˈɪm plɪˌkeɪ tɪv, ɪmˈplɪk ə tɪv/
adjective
1.
tending to implicate or imply; characterized by or involving implication.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; implicate + -ive
Related forms
implicatively, adverb
nonimplicative, adjective
nonimplicatively, adverb
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