Imperatival


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Im`per`a`ti´val


a.1.(Gram.) Of or pertaining to the imperative mood.
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The appeal to the Humean of the imperatival interpretation of phenomenology should be obvious.
The primary category in which Callaham takes up this argument is that of imperatival modality, where he goes to great lengths to show that the infinitive absolute does not have a distinct connotation from the imperative, as some have argued.
Ad Demonicum 14; Panegyricus 81 (which does not even have the imperatival form of maxim).