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significative Line breaks: sig¦nifi|ca¦tive
Pronunciation: /sɪɡˈnɪfɪkətɪv/

Definition of significative in English:


Being a symbol or sign of something; having a meaning.
Example sentences
  • Here we encounter the third and final function of symbolic meaning, the significative function, which is exhibited most clearly, according to Cassirer, in the ‘pure category of relation.’
  • Its setting, the courtroom, is a significative and instantly recognizable space, and it relies on a set of props that have been hallowed by centuries of reverential use.
  • The artist encircles this cross with a line to mark it off as significative.
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