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assimilative

assimilative

adjective as·sim·i·la·tive \ə-ˈsi-mə-ˌlā-tiv, -lə-tiv\

Definition of ASSIMILATIVE

:  of, relating to, or causing assimilation

First Known Use of ASSIMILATIVE

14th century

assimilative

adjective as·sim·i·la·tive \ə-ˈsim-ə-ˌlāt-iv, -lət-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ASSIMILATIVE

:  of, relating to, or causing assimilation

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