memorative

adjective mem·o·ra·tive \ˈmeməˌrātiv, ˈmem(ə)rət-\

Definition of memorative

  1. 1 archaic :  commemorative

  2. 2 :  relating to the memory powers perfected by experience … estimative and memorative powers — G. P. Klubertanz

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Origin and Etymology of memorative

Middle English memorȧtif, from Middle French, from Late Latin memorativus, from Latin memoratus (past participle of memorare to remind) + -ivus -ive — more at memorable


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