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Main Entry: 1de·mon·stra·tive
Pronunciation: di-primarystressmän(t)-strschwat-iv
Function: adjective
1 : characterized or established by demonstration <demonstrative reasoning>
2 : indicating the one referred to and pointing it out from others of the same kind <the demonstrative pronoun "this" in "this is my hat"> <the demonstrative adjective "that" in "that book">
3 : showing feeling freely <a demonstrative greeting>
- de·mon·stra·tive·ly adverb

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