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Definition 1: word (such a `some' or `less') that is used to indicate a part as distinct from a whole - [noun denoting communication]

(partitive is a kind of ...) a unit of language that native speakers can identify

"words are the blocks from which sentences are made" "he hardly said ten words all morning"

Definition 2: indicating or characterized by or serving to create partition or division into parts - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where partitive or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • partitive tendencies in education

Definition 3: (Romance languages) relating to or denoting a part of a whole or a quantity that is less than the whole - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where partitive or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a partitive construction

Definition 4: serving to separate or divide into parts - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where partitive or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • partitive tendencies in education
  • the uniting influence was stronger than the separative

Synonyms for partitive in the sense of this definition

(partitive is similar to ...) serving or tending to divide or separate

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