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Origin of exhibitive

From the New Latin word exhibitīvus, dating back to 1590–1600. See exhibit, -ive
Related formsex·hib·i·tive·ly, adverbnon·ex·hib·i·tive, adjective
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Related Words for exhibitive

denotative, denotive, designatory, exhibitory, representative

British Dictionary definitions for exhibitive


  1. (usually postpositive and foll by of) illustrative or demonstrativea masterpiece exhibitive of his talent
Derived Formsexhibitively, adverb
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