inversive

[ in-vur-siv ]
/ ɪnˈvɜr sɪv /

adjective

noting, pertaining to, or characterized by inversion.

Nearby words

  1. inversion casting,
  2. inversion layer,
  3. inversion of uterus,
  4. inversion therapy,
  5. inversion, thermal,
  6. invert,
  7. invert soap,
  8. invert sugar,
  9. invertase,
  10. invertebrate

Origin of inversive

First recorded in 1870–75; invers(ion) + -ive

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