terminative

adjective
ter·​mi·​na·​tive | \ ˈtər-mə-ˌnā-tiv How to pronounce terminative (audio) \

Definition of terminative

: tending or serving to terminate : ending

Other Words from terminative

terminatively adverb

First Known Use of terminative

1613, in the meaning defined above

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“Terminative.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/terminative. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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