What does regulative mean?

Definitions for regulative
-yəˌleɪ tɪv, -yə lə tɪv; -ləˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr ireg·u·la·tive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. regulative, regulatory(adj)

    restricting according to rules or principles

    "a regulatory gene"

Wiktionary

  1. regulative(Adjective)

    of, or relating to regulation

  2. regulative(Adjective)

    having a regulatory function

Webster Dictionary

  1. Regulative(adj)

    tending to regulate; regulating

  2. Regulative(adj)

    necessarily assumed by the mind as fundamental to all other knowledge; furnishing fundamental principles; as, the regulative principles, or principles a priori; the regulative faculty

How to pronounce regulative?

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How to say regulative in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of regulative in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of regulative in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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