Related formsnon·ra·di·a·tive, adjectivesub·ra·di·a·tive, adjectiveun·ra·di·a·tive, adjective
Examples from the Web for radiative
Both surfaces appear to be metallic; what, then, is the cause of the observed difference in their radiative power?Fragments of science, V. 1-2|John Tyndall
Equally important is the inquiry into the mechanism of radiative equilibrium in sun and stars.
Its evolution is not in one continuous line, but is radiative from one common centre, and is dispersive.The Idea of God in Early Religions|F. B. Jevons
For more complex molecules the radiative and absorptive powers are known to be much greater.
It may be connected with the radiative intensity of the star, or its age, or both.