conjunctive

adjective
con·​junc·​tive | \ kən-ˈjəŋ(k)-tiv How to pronounce conjunctive (audio) \

Definition of conjunctive

3 : being or functioning like a conjunction

Other Words from conjunctive

conjunctive noun
conjunctively adverb

Examples of conjunctive in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Napa and Bordeaux have both been very diligent in requiring appellation labeling on their wines, whereas Sonoma just adopted conjunctive labeling in 2014. Liz Thach, Forbes, 11 Nov. 2021

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First Known Use of conjunctive

1581, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Cite this Entry

“Conjunctive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/conjunctive. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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