originative

adjective
orig·​i·​na·​tive | \ ə-ˈri-jə-ˌnā-tiv How to pronounce originative (audio) , -nə- \

Definition of originative

: having ability to originate : creative

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originatively adverb

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an originative genius whose mark on postmodern architecture can be seen all over the globe

First Known Use of originative

1811, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of originative was in 1811

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“Originative.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/originative. Accessed 17 January 2020.

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