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educative Syllabification: ed·u·ca·tive
Pronunciation: /ˈejəˌkādiv/

Definition of educative in English:


Intended or serving to educate or enlighten; educational: a useful educative tool
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  • My concern is balance and underscoring the educative power of vocational interests.
  • It is an informative summary and a useful educative tool, saying all the right things that a beginner needs to know.
  • The main function of the accreditation body would be to assess whether clinical establishments comply with set standards, to assist them in upgrading their standards and to play an educative and informative role.

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