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privative

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adjective priv·a·tive \ˈpri-və-tiv\

Definition of privative

  1. :  constituting or predicating privation or absence of a quality <non- is a privative prefix>

privatively

adverb

14th Century

First Known Use of privative

14th century


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privative

noun priv·a·tive

Definition of privative

  1. :  a privative term, expression, or proposition; also :  a privative prefix or suffix

1588

First Known Use of privative

1588


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