Retractively
Retractive Re*tract"ive (r[-e]*tr[=a]kt"[i^]v), a. Serving to retract; of the nature of a retraction. -- {Re*tract"ive*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • retractively — See retractive. * * * …   Universalium

  • retractively — retracˈtively adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑retract …   Useful english dictionary

  • retractive — retractively, adv. retractiveness, n. /ri trak tiv/, adj. tending or serving to retract. [1350 1400; ME retractif < OF; see RETRACT1, IVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • retractive — retractively, adv. retractiveness, n. /ri trak tiv/, adj. tending or serving to retract. [1350 1400; ME retractif OF; see RETRACT1, IVE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • retractiveness — See retractively. * * * …   Universalium

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