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as·sim·i·la·tive(ə-sĭm′ə-lā′tĭv) also as·sim·i·la·to·ry (-lə-tôr′ē)
Marked by or causing assimilation.
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|Adj.||1.||assimilatory - capable of taking (gas, light, or liquids) into a solution; "an assimilative substance|
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