un preceptive

preceptive

[pri-sep-tiv]
adjective
1.
of the nature of or expressing a precept; mandatory.
2.
giving instructions; instructive.

Origin:
1425–75; late Middle English < Latin praeceptīvus. See precept, -ive

preceptively, adverb
unpreceptive, adjective
unpreceptively, adverb
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preceptive (prɪˈsɛptɪv)
 
adj
1.  of, resembling, or expressing a precept or precepts
2.  didactic
 
preceptively
 
adv

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