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  Definition of Contrastive
  1. syntactically establishing a relationship of contrast between sentences or elements of a sentence; "disjunctive conjunctions like `but'', `or'', or `though'' serve a contrastive function"
  2. strikingly different; tending to contrast; "contrasting (or contrastive) colors"
  3. of words so related that one contrasts with the other; "`rich'' and `hard-up'' are contrastive terms"
Similar Words: contrasting, incompatible

 

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