Appropriative Ap*pro"pri*a*tive, a. Appropriating; making, or tending to, appropriation; as, an appropriative act. -- {Ap*pro"pri*a*tive*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • appropriativeness — noun The state or quality of being appropriative …   Wiktionary

  • appropriativeness — apprōˈpriativeness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑appropriate …   Useful english dictionary

  • appropriate — appropriately, adv. appropriateness, n. appropriative /euh proh pree ay tiv, euh tiv/, adj. appropriativeness, n. appropriator, n. adj. /euh proh pree it/; v. /euh proh pree ayt /, adj., v …   Universalium

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