divestitive

adjective
di·​ves·​ti·​tive | \ -stətiv \

Definition of divestitive

law
: having the function or effect of divesting a divestitive fact puts an end to a right altogether— T. E. Holland

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History and Etymology for divestitive

divestiture + -ive

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“Divestitive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/divestitive. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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