adjective tran·scrip·tive \-ptiv, -tēv also -təv\

Definition of transcriptive

  1. :  that transcribes or is given to transcription :  imitative; also :  produced by transcribing transcriptive art resulting from the Renaissance scientific search for natural truth — Sheldon Cheney


\-tə̇vlē\ adverb

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Origin and Etymology of transcriptive

Latin transcriptus (past participle of transcribere to transcribe) + English -ive

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a brief usually trivial fact

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