"registrative" meaning in All languages combined

Adjective [English]

Forms: more registrative [comparative], most registrative [superlative]
  1. Relating to registration, registering or record-keeping. Non-topical categories: English adjectives, English lemmas, English terms with quotations, English words suffixed with -ive

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        "1": "en",
        "2": "registration",
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      "expansion": "registration +‎ -ive",
      "name": "suffix"
    }
  ],
  "etymology-text": "From registration +‎ -ive",
  "forms": [
    {
      "form": "more registrative",
      "tags": [
        "comparative"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "most registrative",
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        "superlative"
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      "examples": [
        {
          "ref": "1830, Jeremy Bentham, Constitutional code: for the use all nations and all governments ..., volume 1, page 251",
          "text": "Enactive. Expositive. / Art. 57. XIII 2. The Registrative, or say Recordative: exercised, by the arrangements and operations, by which, in conformity to corresponding ordinances and mandates, the accounts, given at different periods by the exercise of the statistic function, are kept in contiguity, and in a regular series, for the purpose of reference and comparison."
        }
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        "Relating to registration, registering or record-keeping."
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