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

in·ter′pre·tive·ly adv.


(ɪnˈtɜr prɪ tɪv)

of, pertaining to, or serving to interpret; explanatory.
in•ter′pre•tive•ly, adv.
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Adj.1.interpretive - that provides interpretation
instructive, informative - serving to instruct or enlighten or inform




[ɪnˈtɜːprɪtɪv] ADJ [skills, process] → interpretativo


[ɪnˈtɜːrprɪtɪv] interpretative [ɪnˈtɜːrprɪtətɪv] adjinterprétatif/ive
History is an interpretive process → L'histoire est un processus interprétatif.
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Attitude change as a result of exposure to interpretive messages.
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Interpretive planning for museums; integrating visitor perspectives in decision making.
Some rules go further, however, and begin to tread on weightier aspects of the interpretive enterprise.
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This Article addresses a fundamental and unexamined issue in the debate over implied constitutional rights: the effect that interpretive disagreement has on the development of implied rights more generally.
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Friends of Upper Fort Garry's new brochure, Creating Upper Fort Garry Heritage Park and Interpretive Centre reports that demolition of the Grain Exchange Curling Rink begins this summer and a beautiful new green space for the heritage park will be created to complete phase one of the project.
This project provides a list of criteria for which the contents of interpretive guides written for customized, criterion-referenced tests can be evaluated.
The AICPA recently commented on the Department of Labor's request for information (RFI) concerning the advisability of amending Interpretive Bulletin 75-9 relating to guidelines on independence of accountants retained by employee benefit plans subject to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974.
AGUA DULCE -- The county is accepting public comments both in writing and at a meeting next week on its plan to build an interpretive center at Vasquez Rocks to showcase the nature park's American Indian history.