translative

adjective
trans·​la·​tive | \tran(t)s-ˈlā-tiv, tranz-\

Definition of translative 

1 : of, relating to, or involving removal or transference from one person or place to another

2 : of, relating to, or serving in translation from one language or system into another

First Known Use of translative

circa 1682, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of translative was circa 1682

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translative

adjective
trans·​la·​tive | \tranz-ˈlā-tiv, trans- \

Legal Definition of translative 

: constituting a transfer or conveyance an act translative of ownership

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