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con·junc·tive

 (kən-jŭngk′tĭv)
adj.
1. Joining; connective.
2. Joined together; combined: the conjunctive focus of political opposition.
3. Grammar
a. Of, relating to, or being a conjunction.
b. Serving to connect elements of meaning and construction within sentences, as and and since, or between sentences, as therefore.
n. Grammar
A connective word, especially a conjunction or conjunctive adverb.

con·junc′tive·ly adv.

conjunctive

(kənˈdʒʌŋktɪv)
adj
1. joining; connective
2. joined
3. (Grammar) of or relating to conjunctions or their use
4. (Logic) logic relating to, characterized by, or containing a conjunction
n
(Grammar) a less common word for conjunction3
[C15: from Late Latin conjunctīvus, from Latin conjungere to conjoin]
conˈjunctively adv

con•junc•tive

(kənˈdʒʌŋk tɪv)

adj.
1. serving to connect; connective: conjunctive tissue.
2. conjoined; joint.
3.
a. pertaining to, being, or functioning like a conjunction.
b. (of an adverb) serving to connect two clauses or sentences, as however or furthermore.
n.
4. a conjunctive word or expression; conjunction.
[1400–50; late Middle English conjunctif < Late Latin conjunctīvus. See conjunct, -ive]
con•junc′tive•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.conjunctive - an uninflected function word that serves to conjoin words or phrases or clauses or sentences
closed-class word, function word - a word that is uninflected and serves a grammatical function but has little identifiable meaning
coordinating conjunction - a conjunction (like `and' or `or') that connects two identically constructed grammatical constituents
subordinate conjunction, subordinating conjunction - a conjunction (like `since' or `that' or `who') that introduces a dependent clause
Adj.1.conjunctive - serving or tending to connect
disjunctive - serving or tending to divide or separate
2.conjunctive - involving the joint activity of two or more; "concerted action"; "the conjunct influence of fire and strong wind"; "the conjunctive focus of political opposition"; "a cooperative effort"; "a united effort"; "joint military activities"
joint - united or combined; "a joint session of Congress"; "joint owners"
Translations

conjunctive

[kənˈdʒʌŋktɪv] ADJconjuntivo

conjunctive

adj (Gram, Anat) → Binde-
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She did not explain why the Filipino conjunctive 'ng' was considered antiquated.
[5] proposed a conjunctive field keyword search scheme, which assumed that n keyword fields are associated with each document.
A recent report titled 'Pakistan:Getting More from Water', published by the World Bank said that the capacity of provincial water resources management departments should be strengthened for groundwater management and conjunctive planning.
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Northwest wineries are taking steps to strengthen their sense of place, pursuing conjunctive labeling while at the same time creating new sub-appellations that refine consumers' understanding of their regions.
Wenney, who did not disclose cost of the structure, says NUOD is working with the newly appointed county leadership in acquiring furniture and other materials needed in the building before formal dedication.He discloses since the county was established, the building is the first to be erected to provide a conjunctive working environs for the physically challenged.
Talking about wind energy, Shah said that with its abundant wind source, Sindh can play a leadership role in demonstrating conjunctive use of solar and wind power in a manner that optimizes the use of evacuation infrastructure.
'This is also an opportunity for Sindh to enhance economic development through the use of domestic renewable resources, and gain familiarity with solar technology and its operation,' he said, adding that with its abundant wind source, Sindh could play a leadership role in demonstrating conjunctive use of solar and wind power in a manner that optimised the use of evacuation infrastructure.
From the table in [22], it is easy to realize that the two schemes in [28][30] do not support conjunctive keywords since they require nTGe + (n + 1)TGmul + nTGH in the generation of their ciphertexts.