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associative

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adjective as·so·cia·tive \ə-ˈsō-s(h)ē-ˌāt-iv, -shət-iv\

Medical Definition of associative

  1. 1:  of or relating to association especially of ideas or images <an associative symbol>

  2. 2a:  dependent on or characterized by association <an associative reaction>b:  acquired by a process of learning <an associative reflex>




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