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dispositive

[dih-spoz-i-tiv] /dɪˈspɒz ɪ tɪv/
adjective
1.
involving or affecting disposition or settlement:
a dispositive clue in a case of embezzlement.
Origin of dispositive
1475-1485
1475-85; dispose + -itive, on the model of positive
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