of, caused by, or expressing emotion or feeling; emotional.
causing emotion or feeling.
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Origin of affective
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Nor does he contribute much likely to be of permanent value in any part of the wide domain of affectivity.A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis
psychol relating to affects
concerned with or arousing the emotions or affection
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Concerned with or arousing feelings or emotions; emotional.
Influenced by or resulting from the emotions, as of a psychological disorder.
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