Causing or expressing tension.
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- Gary Burge's essay examines the tensive relationship of John to historical record.
- The heavy, tensive, aching pains are the main indication for its use.
- The tensive, paradoxical image of childhood forged by the Reformers has much to teach mainline Protestantism.
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