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distinctive meaning

EN[dɪsˈtɪŋktɪv]
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FR distinctive

    Definition of distinctive in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveCOMmore distinctiveSUPmost distinctivePREdis-SUF-ive
    1. that serves to distinguish between things.
      1. that is characteristic or typical of something.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • She had distinctive facial features with upslanting palpebral fissures, a long tubular nose with a prominent nasal bridge and tip, an overhanging columella, and a short philtrum.
          • These bone features, distinctive in the zebra, are actually present in all horses. ‎
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
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        1. fr distinctive
        2. fr distinctives
        3. en distinctively
        4. fr distinctivement
        5. en distinctiveness
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of distinctive for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "distinctive" is an adjective.
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