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inchoative

[in-koh-uh-tiv] /ɪnˈkoʊ ə tɪv/ Grammar
adjective
1.
noun
2.
an inceptive.
Origin of inchoative
1520-1530
1520-30; < Late Latin inchoātīvum (verbum) inceptive (verb). See inchoate, -ive
Related forms
uninchoative, adjective
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