[ kuh n-teks-choo-uh l ]
/ kənˈtɛks tʃu əl /
of, relating to, or depending on the context.
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Related formscon·tex·tu·al·ly, adverbnon·con·tex·tu·al, adjectivenon·con·tex·tu·al·ly, adverb
Can be confusedcontextual contractual
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Examples from the Web for contextual
I could take my time with it and they offered a lot of contextual clues to understand the language.
The keenness of the polemic, in this and in the contextual chapters, shows how real and imminent the danger was.Expositions of Holy Scripture|Alexander Maclaren
British Dictionary definitions for contextual
/ (kənˈtɛkstjʊəl) /
relating to, dependent on, or using contextcontextual criticism of a book
Derived Formscontextually, adverb
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