perfective

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Adjective[edit]

perfective

  1. (grammar) of, or relative to, the perfect tense or perfective aspect.
    Antonym: imperfective
  2. (obsolete) Tending to make perfect, or to bring to perfection.
    • (Can we date this quote by Fuller and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      a perfective alteration
    • (Can we date this quote by Ray and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      actions perfective of their natures

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Noun[edit]

perfective (plural perfectives)

  1. (grammar) a perfective verb form

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Adjective[edit]

perfective

  1. feminine singular of perfectif