tractive

[ trak-tiv ]
/ ˈtræk tɪv /
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adjective

having or exerting traction; drawing.

Nearby words

  1. traction control,
  2. traction diverticulum,
  3. traction engine,
  4. traction epiphysis,
  5. traction load,
  6. tractive effort,
  7. tractive force,
  8. tractor,
  9. tractor feed,
  10. tractor pull

Origin of tractive

1605–15; < Latin tract(us) (see traction) + -ive

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