resumptive

resumptive

[ri-zuhmp-tiv]
adjective
1.
that summarizes: a resumptive statement.
2.
that tends to resume or repeat: a speech so resumptive that its point was lost.

Origin:
1850–55; resumpt(ion) + -ive

resumptively, adverb
unresumptive, adjective
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resumption (rɪˈzʌmpʃən)
 
n
the act of resuming or beginning again
 
[C15: via Old French from Late Latin resumptiō, from Latin resūmere to resume]
 
re'sumptive
 
adj
 
re'sumptively
 
adv

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