affinitive

[uh-fin-i-tiv]

adjective

characterized by affinity; closely related or associated.

Nearby words

  1. affine,
  2. affine geometry,
  3. affine group,
  4. affined,
  5. affinely,
  6. affinity,
  7. affinity card,
  8. affinity group,
  9. affirm,
  10. affirmance

Origin of affinitive

First recorded in 1645–55; affinit(y) + -ive

Related formsnon·af·fin·i·tive, adjective

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