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interpretative

[in-tur-pri-tey-tiv] /ɪnˈtɜr prɪˌteɪ tɪv/
adjective
Origin
1560-1570
1560-70; < Latin interpretāt(us) past participle of interpretārī to interpret + -ive
Related forms
interpretatively, adverb
noninterpretative, adjective
noninterpretatively, adverb
preinterpretative, adjective
uninterpretative, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for interpretatively

interpretative

/ɪnˈtɜːprɪtətɪv/
adjective
1.
of, involving, or providing interpretation; expository
Derived Forms
interpretatively, interpretively, adverb
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Word Origin and History for interpretatively

interpretative

adj.

1560s, properly formed from past participle stem of Latin interpretari (see interpret). Interpretive means the same thing, but is less correct. Related: Interpretatively.

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