Tentif
Tentif Ten"tif, a. Attentive. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Retentive — Re*ten tive, a. [Cf. F. r[ e]tentif.] Having power to retain; as, a retentive memory. [1913 Webster] Nor airless dungeon, nor strong links of iron, Can be retentive to the strength of spirit. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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