explanative

adjective
ex·​plan·​a·​tive | \ik-ˈspla-nə-tiv \

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explanatively adverb

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an edition of Melville's novel that could use more explanative footnotes about whaling

First Known Use of explanative

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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