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re·for·ma·tive

 (rĭ-fôr′mə-tĭv)
adj.
Serving to induce reform.
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Adj.1.reformative - tending to reform; "reformative and rehabilitative agencies"; "reformatory punishment"
helpful - providing assistance or serving a useful function
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reformative

adjective
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reformative

adj effectreformierend; reformative fervourReformeifer m
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Civil society, students, minorities' community, traders and the volunteers of peace and reformative committees participated in the rallies at large.
Sharjah/ Fujairah: His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has ordered the release of 400 inmates of different nationalities from the punitive and reformative institutions in Sharjah, for good conduct considerations on the occasion of Eid Al Adha.
He said that the latter should have reformative, restorative, redemptive, revolutionary and alternative agenda.
Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, has ordered the release of 400 inmates of different nationalities from the punitive and reformative institutions in the Emirate of Sharjah, for good conduct considerations on the occasion of Eid Al Adha.
The President stressed the need to fortify the economy, "especially after the adoption of the general budget of 2019," promising that the budget of the year 2020 will be issued within the constitutional timeline, and will be balanced and reformative.
Hartouqa highlighted the investment and economic reformative opportunities in the Kingdom that contributed to finding an environment for investment, stressing that Jordan welcomes the Chinese companies and that Jordanian legislations provide a good environment for investment.
Firdous Ashiq Awan said the Pakistan Regulatory Modernization Initiative is a part of reformative agenda of the PTI government.
Dr Firdous said this was the important part of governments' reformative agenda.
Due to the huge numbers, prisons are increasingly unable to play a corrective and reformative role.
A court ordered the boy to be sent to a reformative training center to follow a strict regimen that includes foot drills and counseling, (https://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/courts-crime/drug-abuser-who-had-sex-with-three-underage-girls-sentenced-to-reformative) the Straits Times reported.