seclusive

[si-kloo-siv]
adjective
1.
tending to seclude, especially oneself.
2.
causing or providing seclusion.

Origin:
1815–25; secluse (< Latin sēclūsus secluded; see seclusion) + -ive

seclusively, adverb
seclusiveness, noun
nonseclusive, adjective
nonseclusively, adverb
nonseclusiveness, noun
unseclusive, adjective
unseclusively, adverb
unseclusiveness, noun
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seclusive (sɪˈkluːsɪv)
 
adj
1.  tending to seclude
2.  fond of seclusion
 
se'clusively
 
adv
 
se'clusiveness
 
n

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Observations of fawns increased in the months following birth as they increased in size and abandoned their seclusive habits.
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