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originative

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having the skill and imagination to create new things
  • an originative genius whose mark on postmodern architecture can be seen all over the globe

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The first known use of originative was in 1811

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“Originative.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/originative. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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