directiveness


directiveness
noun
the quality of being directive
Syn: ↑directivity
Derivationally related forms: ↑directive, ↑directive (for: ↑directivity)
Hypernyms: ↑quality

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\\-tivnə̇s, -tēv- also -təv-\ noun (-es)
: the quality of being directive; specifically : the character of being determined in direction of development (as toward definitely organized structure)

impressed by the apparent directiveness of evolution — British Book News


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