adoptiv

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin adoptivus, from adoptare (adopt), from ad- (to, towards, at) + optāre (to choose, desire).

Adjective[edit]

adoptiv (neuter adoptivt, definite and plural adoptive)

  1. (archaic) adoptive

Usage notes[edit]

Only used in compounds.

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Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

adoptiv

  1. adoptive (pertaining to adoption)

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