Medical Dictionary


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

Medical Definition of ASSOCIATIVE

:  of or relating to association especially of ideas or images <an associative symbol>
a :  dependent on or characterized by association <an associative reaction> b :  acquired by a process of learning <an associative reflex>
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