instructiveness

instructive

[in-struhk-tiv]
adjective
1.
serving to instruct or inform; conveying instruction, knowledge, or information; enlightening.
2.
Grammar. noting a case, as in Finnish, whose distinctive function is to indicate means by which.

Origin:
1605–15; instruct + -ive

instructively, adverb
instructiveness, noun
noninstructive, adjective
noninstructively, adverb
noninstructiveness, noun
overinstructive, adjective
overinstructively, adverb
overinstructiveness, noun
uninstructive, adjective
uninstructively, adverb
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instructive (ɪnˈstrʌktɪv)
 
adj
serving to instruct or enlighten; conveying information
 
in'structively
 
adv
 
in'structiveness
 
n

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