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originative

[uh-rij-uh-ney-tiv] /əˈrɪdʒ əˌneɪ tɪv/
adjective
1.
having or characterized by the power of originating; creative.
Origin of originative
1820-1830
1820-30; originate + -ive
Related forms
originatively, adverb
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