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retractive

[ri-trak-tiv] /rɪˈtræk tɪv/
adjective
1.
tending or serving to retract.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English retractif < Old French; see retract1, -ive
Related forms
retractively, adverb
retractiveness, noun
unretractive, adjective
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