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formative

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English

Adjective

formative

  1. of, or relating to the formation and subsequent growth of something
    My formative years were spent in an inner city.
  2. capable of forming something
  3. (biology) capable of producing new tissue
  4. (grammar) relating to the inflection of words

Noun

formative

  1. (grammar) a language unit that has morphological function

Italian

Adjective

formative f.

  1. Feminine plural form of formativo

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