[ kuhn-tras-tiv ]
/ kənˈtræs tɪv /
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THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
OTHER WORDS FROM contrastivecon·tras·tive·ly, adverbun·con·tras·tive, adjectiveun·con·tras·tive·ly, adverb
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There is also a phoneme of stress which has a very low contrastive function.A Dictionary of Cebuano Visayan|John U. Wolff