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British English: /ɔːˈθɒrɪtətɪv/
, /ɔːˈθɒrɪˌteɪtɪv/
American English: /əˈθɔrəˌteɪdɪv/

Translation of authoritative in French:


  • 2 (reliable)
    (work, report)
    qui fait autorité
    bien informé

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