Related formsnon·ex·trac·tive, adjective
Examples from the Web for extractive
It contains resin, mucilage, a little free acid, colouring and extractive matter.
This is particularly the case with substances abounding in extractive or astringent matter.
Extractive matter and tannin are particularly liable to a change of this kind, by the prolonged action of heat in the bath.
Laudanum is an alcoholic tincture, and morphine an extractive of opium; both are used as medicine.Commercial Geography|Jacques W. Redway
These results in reference to extractive, etc., reveal nothing that has not been known before.