declarative

  • 1 Declarative — may refer to: Declarative learning, acquiring information that one can speak about Declarative memory, one of two types of long term human memory Declarative programming, a computer programming programming paradigm A type of sentence… …

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  • 2 Declarative — De*clar a*tive, a. [L. declarativus, fr. declarare: cf. F. d[ e]claratif.] Making declaration, proclamation, or publication; explanatory; assertive; declaratory. Declarative laws. Baker. [1913 Webster] The vox populi, so declarative on the same… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 declarative — [dē kler′ə tiv, dikler′ə tiv] adj. [LL declarativus: see DECLARE] making a statement or assertion [a declarative sentence] declaratively adv …

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  • 4 declarative — index declaratory, demonstrative (illustrative), narrative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 5 declarative — mid 15c., from Fr. déclaratif and directly from L.L. declarativus, from pp. stem of L. declarare (see DECLARE (Cf. declare)) …

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  • 6 declarative — ► ADJECTIVE 1) of the nature of a declaration. 2) (of a sentence or phrase) taking the form of a simple statement …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 declarative — I noun a mood (grammatically unmarked) that represents the act or state as an objective fact • Syn: ↑indicative mood, ↑indicative, ↑declarative mood, ↑common mood, ↑fact mood • Hypernyms: ↑mood, ↑ …

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  • 8 déclarative — ● déclaratif, déclarative adjectif (bas latin declarativus) Se dit d un acte qui constate l existence d un droit préexistant. Se dit d un verbe exprimant une assertion et pouvant introduire le discours direct ou indirect (par exemple dire,… …

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  • 9 declarative — adjective Date: 1628 making a declaration ; declaratory < a declarative sentence > • declaratively adverb …

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  • 10 declarative — declaratively, adv. /di klar euh tiv/, adj. serving to declare, make known, or explain: a declarative statement. Also, declaratory /di klar euh tawr ee, tohr ee/. [1530 40; < L declarativus explanatory, equiv. to declarat(us) (see DECLARATION) +… …

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  • 11 declarative — adj. Declarative is used with these nouns: ↑sentence …

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  • 12 declarative — de|clar|a|tive [dıˈklærətıv] adj a declarative sentence has the form of a statement …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 declarative — de|clar|a|tive [ dı klerətıv ] adjective LINGUISTICS a declarative sentence is expressed as a statement …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 declarative — adjective technical a declarative sentence has the form of a statement …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 15 declarative — UK [dɪˈklærətɪv] / US [dɪˈklerətɪv] adjective linguistics a declarative sentence is expressed as a statement …

    English dictionary

  • 16 declarative — adjective a) Expressing truth. b) That declares a construct …

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  • 17 declarative — de·clar·a·tive di klar ət iv, kler adj being or comprising memory characterized by the conscious recall of facts and events compare procedural …

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  • 18 declarative — Synonyms and related words: absolute, affirmative, affirmatory, annunciatory, assertative, assertional, assertive, decided, declaratory, emphatic, enunciative, heraldic, positive, predicational, predicative, proclamatory, promulgatory,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 19 declarative — de·clar·a·tive || dɪ klærÉ™tɪv adj. affirmative; of or pertaining to a declaration …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 20 declarative — [dɪ klarətɪv] adjective of the nature of or making a declaration. ↘Grammar (of a sentence or phrase) taking the form of a simple statement. Derivatives declaratively adverb …

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