instructive

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

instruct + -ive

Adjective[edit]

instructive ‎(comparative more instructive, superlative most instructive)

  1. conveying knowledge, information or instruction.
    Well, that was an instructive lesson.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (Conveying knowledge, information or instruction): informative

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Noun[edit]

instructive ‎(plural instructives)

  1. (linguistics) A case in the Finnish language. It expresses the means or the instrument used to perform an action.

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French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

instructive

  1. feminine singular of instructif