Concretive Con*cre"tive, a. Promoting concretion. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • concretive — adjective Etymology: concrete (III) + ive obsolete : promoting or tending toward concretion …   Useful english dictionary

  • concrete — concretely, adv. concreteness, n. concretive, adj. concretively, adv. /kon kreet, kong , kon kreet , kong / for 1 10, 11, 14, 15; /kon kreet , kong / for 12, 13, adj., n., v., concreted, concreting. adj. 1. constituting an actual thing or… …   Universalium

  • coherent — adj 1. adherent, adhering, sticking, cohering, accreted, conglutinate, agglutinate; glued, cemented, fixed; fused, joined, conjoined, indivisible, inseparable; tenacious, adhesive, cohesive, agglutinative, conglutinative, accretive, concretive,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • concrete — /ˈkɒnkrit / (say konkreet), /ˈkɒŋ / (say kong ) adjective 1. constituting an actual thing or instance; real: a concrete example. 2. relating to or concerned with realities or actual instances rather than abstractions; particular as opposed to… …   Australian English dictionary

  • concrete —   v.i. solidify; coalesce.    ♦ concretion, n. mass formed by coalescence; stone like formation in bodily organ.    ♦ concretionary,    ♦ concretive, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

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