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agglutinative

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adjective ag·glu·ti·na·tive \ə-ˈglü-tən-ˌā-tiv, -ə-tiv\

Definition of agglutinative

  1. 1 :  adhesive

  2. 2 :  characterized by linguistic agglutination



1634

First Known Use of agglutinative

1634


Medical Dictionary

agglutinative

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adjective ag·glu·ti·na·tive \ə-ˈglüt-ən-ˌāt-iv, -ət-\

Medical Definition of agglutinative

  1. :  causing or produced by agglutination <agglutinative proteins>




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