promotive

[pruh-moh-tiv]

adjective

tending to promote.

Origin of promotive

First recorded in 1635–45; promote + -ive
Related formspro·mo·tive·ness, nounnon·pro·mo·tive, adjectiveun·pro·mo·tive, adjective
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promotive

adjective

tending to promote
Derived Formspromotiveness, noun
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