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  • Operatively — Op er*a*tive*ly, adv. In an operative manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • operatively — operative ► ADJECTIVE 1) functioning; having effect. 2) (of a word) having the most relevance or significance in a phrase. 3) relating to surgery. ► NOUN 1) a worker, especially a skilled one. 2) a private detective or secret agent. DE …   English terms dictionary

  • operatively — adverb see operative I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • operatively — adverb In an operative manner …   Wiktionary

  • operatively — adv. in an operative manner; effectively É‘prÉ™tɪvlɪ , É‘pÉ™reɪt / É’prÉ™tɪv …   English contemporary dictionary

  • operatively — op·er·a·tive·ly …   English syllables

  • operatively — adverb in a manner to produce an effect • Derived from adjective: ↑operative …   Useful english dictionary

  • unco-operatively — unco opˈeratively (↑co operatively) uncoopˈeratively adv(1) • • • Main Entry: ↑un …   Useful english dictionary

  • co-operatively — co opˈeratively adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑co operate …   Useful english dictionary

  • operative — operatively, adv. operativeness, operativity /op euhr euh tiv i tee/, n. /op euhr euh tiv, op reuh tiv, op euh ray tiv/, n. 1. a person engaged, employed, or skilled in some branch of work, esp. productive or industrial work; worker. 2. a… …   Universalium

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