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affective

caused by or expressing feelings; emotional; causing emotion or feeling: It was an affective scene that brought tears to the audience.
Not to be confused with:
effective – producing the intended result: Her effective speech caused many to volunteer.; actually in force: The new law becomes effective on January 1.
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af·fec·tive

 (ə-fĕk′tĭv)
adj. Psychology
1. Influenced by or resulting from the emotions.
2. Concerned with or arousing feelings or emotions; emotional.

af·fec′tive·ly adv.
af′fec·tiv′i·ty (ăf′ĕk-tĭv′ĭ-tē) n.
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affective

(əˈfɛktɪv)
adj
1. (Psychology) psychol relating to affects
2. concerned with or arousing the emotions or affection
affectivity, afˈfectiveness n
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af•fec•tive

(ˈæf ɛk tɪv)

adj.
1. caused by or expressing emotion or feeling; emotional.
2. causing emotion or feeling.
[1540–50; < Medieval Latin]
af′fec•tive•ly, adv.
af•fec•tiv•i•ty (ˌæf ɛkˈtɪv ɪ ti) n.
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affective

- Describing the emotional meaning of an utterance.
See also related terms for utterance.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.affective - characterized by emotionaffective - characterized by emotion    
emotional - of more than usual emotion; "his behavior was highly emotional"
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affective

adjective
Relating to, arising from, or appealing to the emotions:
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Translations
affektiv

affective

[əˈfektɪv] ADJafectivo
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affective

adj (Psych) → affektiv
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af·fec·tive

a. afectivo-a;
___ disorderstrastornos ___ -s;
___ symptomssíntomas ___ -s.
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However, against the prosodic movement of the poem the difficulties and failures of enunciation are highlighted--it is here that the affectiveness of the sequence can be located.
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The capability of top management to consider the affective influence on stakeholders (hereafter affectiveness) is an important measure to evaluate management quality or overall organizational quality (Umemuro, 2011).
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