# Combinative

[kom-buh-ney-tiv, kuh m-bahy-nuh-] /ˈkɒm bəˌneɪ tɪv, kəmˈbaɪ nə-/

**adjective**

1.

tending or serving to .

2.

of, relating to, or resulting from .

/ˈkɒmbɪˌneɪtɪv; -nətɪv/

**adjective**

1.

resulting from being, tending to be, or able to be joined or mixed together

2.

(linguistics) (of a sound change) occurring only in specific contexts or as a result of some other factor, such as change of stress within a word Compare isolative (sense 1)

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