permissive

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From French permissif

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permissive (comparative more permissive, superlative most permissive)

  1. Giving permission, or predisposed to give it; lenient
  2. (of a footpath) open to the public by permission of the landowner
  3. (biology) That allows the replication of viruses

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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permissive

  1. feminine singular of permissif

German[edit]

Adjective[edit]

permissive

  1. inflection of permissiv:
    1. strong/mixed nominative/accusative feminine singular
    2. strong nominative/accusative plural
    3. weak nominative all-gender singular
    4. weak accusative feminine/neuter singular

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permissive

  1. feminine plural of permissivo