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suspensive

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adjective sus·pen·sive \sə-ˈspen(t)-siv\

Definition of suspensive

  1. 1 :  stopping temporarily :  suspending <a suspensive veto>

  2. 2 :  characterized by suspense, suspended judgment, or indecisiveness

  3. 3 :  characterized by suspension

suspensively

adverb


15th Century

First Known Use of suspensive

15th century

Rhymes with suspensive


Law Dictionary

suspensive

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adjective, sus·pen·sive \sə-ˈspen-siv\

Legal Definition of suspensive

  1. 1 :  having the effect of suspending <granted a suspensive appeal> — see also suspensive condition at condition

  2. 2 :  characterized by suspension




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