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in·ter·pre·tive

 (ĭn-tûr′prĭ-tĭv) also in·ter·pre·ta·tive (-tā′tĭv)
adj.
Relating to or marked by interpretation; explanatory.

in·ter′pre·tive·ly adv.

in•ter•pre•tive

(ɪnˈtɜr prɪ tɪv)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or serving to interpret; explanatory.
[1670–80]
in•ter′pre•tive•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.interpretive - that provides interpretation
instructive, informative - serving to instruct or enlighten or inform

interpretive

adjective
Translations

interpretive

[ɪnˈtɜːprɪtɪv] ADJ [skills, process] → interpretativo

interpretive

[ɪnˈtɜːrprɪtɪv] interpretative [ɪnˈtɜːrprɪtətɪv] adjinterprétatif/ive
History is an interpretive process → L'histoire est un processus interprétatif.
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