adoptif

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin adoptivus, from adoptare 'to adopt', itself literally "chose for oneself," from ad- "to" + optare "choose, wish" (from a Proto-Indo-European base *op- "to choose, prefer")

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adoptif m (feminine singular adoptive, masculine plural adoptifs, feminine plural adoptives)

  1. adoptive, by or relating to adoption

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