[ pruh-jek-tiv ]
/ prəˈdʒɛk tɪv /
of or relating to projection.
produced, or capable of being produced, by projection.
Psychology. of, relating to, or noting a test or technique for revealing the hidden motives or underlying personality structure of an individual by the use of ambiguous or unstructured test materials, as ink blots, cloud pictures, or cartoons, that encourage spontaneous responses.
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OTHER WORDS FROM projectivepro·jec·tive·ly, adverbpro·jec·tiv·i·ty [proh-jek-tiv-i-tee] /ˌproʊ dʒɛkˈtɪv ɪ ti/, nounnon·pro·jec·tive, adjectiveun·pro·jec·tive, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for non-projective
/ (prəˈdʒɛktɪv) /
relating to or concerned with projectionprojective geometry
Derived forms of projectiveprojectively, adverb
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