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Definitions for separative
ˈsɛp ər ə tɪv, -əˌreɪ-sep·a·r·a·tive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. separative(adj)

    (used of an accent in Hebrew orthography) indicating that the word marked is separated to a greater or lesser degree rhythmically and grammatically from the word that follows it

  2. partitive, separative(adj)

    serving to separate or divide into parts

    "partitive tendencies in education"; "the uniting influence was stronger than the separative"

  3. separative(adj)

    (of a word) referring singly and without exception to the members of a group

    "whereas `each,' `every,' `either,' `neither,' and `none' are distributive or referring to a single member of a group, `which' in `which of the men' is separative"


  1. separative(Adjective)

    Serving to separate

    Etymology: separativus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Separative(adj)

    causing, or being to cause, separation

    Etymology: [L. separativus.]

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How to say separative in sign language?

  1. separative


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of separative in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of separative in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Images & Illustrations of separative

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  • ಪ್ರತ್ಯೇಕವಾಗಿKannada

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