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Of, tending toward, or marked by resistance: a person resistive to change.
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1. another word for resistant
2. (Electrical Engineering) exhibiting electrical resistance
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capable of or inclined to resistance.
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|Adj.||1.||resistive - exhibiting or relating to electrical resistance; "resistive load"|
|2.||resistive - disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority|
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1. Having the capacity to withstand:
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