predictive

[pri-dik-tiv]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to prediction: losing one's predictive power.
2.
used or useful for predicting or foretelling the future: to look for predictive signs among the stars.
3.
being an indication of the future or of future conditions: a cold wind predictive of snow.

Origin:
1650–60; < Late Latin praedictīvus foretelling. See predict, -ive

predictively, adverb
predictiveness, noun
nonpredictive, adjective
unpredictive, adjective
unpredictively, adverb
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predictive (prɪˈdɪktɪv)
 
adj
1.  of, relating to, or making predictions
2.  text messaging (of mobile phone technology) enabling mobile phones to predict the word being entered in a text message from the first few letters: predictive texting
 
predictively
 
adv

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Example sentences
She develops treatment-allocation procedures that use accruing data to produce
  better predictive estimates.
Nevertheless, models can have the predictive power demanded of scientific
  hypotheses.
And, though he got encouraging results, he doesn't put much stock in the test's
  predictive abilities.
In this case they chose neonatal mortality as the main predictive indicator.
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