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presentative

[pri-zen-tuh-tiv] /prɪˈzɛn tə tɪv/
adjective
1.
(of an image, idea, etc.) presented, known, or capable of being known directly.
2.
Ecclesiastical. admitting of or pertaining to presentation.
3.
Philosophy. immediately knowable; capable of being known without thought or reflection.
Origin
1550-1560
1550-60; present2 + -ative
Related forms
unpresentative, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for presentative

presentative

/prɪˈzɛntətɪv/
adjective
1.
(philosophy)
  1. able to be known or perceived immediately
  2. capable of knowing or perceiving in this way
2.
subject to or conferring the right of ecclesiastical presentation
Derived Forms
presentativeness, noun
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presentative in Medicine

presentative pre·sent·a·tive (prĭ-zěn'tə-tĭv)
n.

  1. Having the capacity or function of bringing an idea or image to mind.

  2. Perceived or capable of being perceived directly rather than through association.

  3. Having the ability to so perceive.

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