integrative vs disintegrative
combinatorial combinatorial combinatory combinatoryadj. 1. able to combine; tending to combine.

Note: same as {combinative}, 2. [Narrower terms: {integrative (vs. disintegrative)}]

Syn: combinative. [WordNet 1.5]

2. of or relating to combinations. [Narrower terms: {combinative (vs. noncombinative)}] WordNet 1.5]

3. produced by a process of combining; as, a combinatorial explosion of possibilities; -- used especially in reference to mathematical or statistical processes of computing possible combinations. PJC]


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  • integrative vs disintegrative — combinative combinative adj. 1. produced by a combinatorial process. [Narrower terms: {combinable, combinational, combinatory, combining(prenominal)}] Also See: {integrative}. Antonym: {noncombinative}. [WordNet 1.5] 2. able to combine; tending… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • combinative vs noncombinative — combinatorial combinatorial combinatory combinatoryadj. 1. able to combine; tending to combine. Note: same as {combinative}, 2. [Narrower terms: {integrative (vs. disintegrative)}] Syn: combinative. [WordNet 1.5] 2. of or relating to combinations …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • combinable combinational combinatory combiningprenominal — combinative combinative adj. 1. produced by a combinatorial process. [Narrower terms: {combinable, combinational, combinatory, combining(prenominal)}] Also See: {integrative}. Antonym: {noncombinative}. [WordNet 1.5] 2. able to combine; tending… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • combinative — adj. 1. produced by a combinatorial process. [Narrower terms: {combinable, combinational, combinatory, combining(prenominal)}] Also See: {integrative}. Antonym: {noncombinative}. [WordNet 1.5] 2. able to combine; tending to combine. [Narrower… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • combinatorial — combinatory combinatoryadj. 1. able to combine; tending to combine. Note: same as {combinative}, 2. [Narrower terms: {integrative (vs. disintegrative)}] Syn: combinative. [WordNet 1.5] 2. of or relating to combinations. [Narrower terms:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • combinatory — combinatorial combinatorial combinatory combinatoryadj. 1. able to combine; tending to combine. Note: same as {combinative}, 2. [Narrower terms: {integrative (vs. disintegrative)}] Syn: combinative. [WordNet 1.5] 2. of or relating to combinations …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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