visive

adjective

vi·​sive
ˈvīsiv
1
archaic : of, relating to, or serving for vision
the visive senseGeorge Berkeley
2
archaic : capable of seeing or of being seen
gives vision to visive naturesThomas Taylor

Word History

Etymology

Medieval Latin visivus, from Latin visus sight, vision + -ivus -ive

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“Visive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/visive. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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