informative

[in-fawr-muh-tiv] /ɪnˈfɔr mə tɪv/
adjective
1.
giving information; instructive:
"an informative book."
Also, informatory
[in-fawr-muh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ɪnˈfɔr məˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1375–1425; late Middle English: formative < Medieval Latin infōrmātīvus, equivalent to Latin infōrmāt(us) (past participle of infōrmāre to inform1) + -īvus -ive
Related forms
informatively, adverb
informativeness, noun
noninformative, adjective
noninformatively, adverb
noninformativeness, noun
uninformative, adjective
uninformatively, adverb
British Dictionary definitions for informativeness
informative or informatory (ɪnˈfɔːmətɪv)
 
adj
providing information; instructive
 
informatory or informatory
 
adj
 
in'formatively or informatory
 
adv
 
in'formativeness or informatory
 
n

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