Attestive At*test"ive, a. Attesting; furnishing evidence. [1913 Webster]

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  • attestive — stiv adjective : attesting * * * attestive, a. rare. (əˈtɛstɪv) [f. as prec. + ive.] Attesting, furnishing evidence. in Worcester …   Useful english dictionary

  • attestive — at·tes·tive …   English syllables

  • attest — attestable, adj. attestant, n. attester, attestor, attestator /euh tes tay teuhr, at e stay /, n. attestive, adj. /euh test /, v.t. 1. to bear witness to; certify; declare to be correct, true, or genuine; declare the truth of, in words or writing …   Universalium

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