how to pronounce connective

/kəˈnɛktɪv/

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connective is pronounced in three syllables

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kənɛktɪv

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An example use of connective in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… kind of the connective tissue coming you …”

meanings of connective

noun:

  1. That which connects.
  2. The tissue which connects the locules of an anthers together.
  3. A connective tissue.
  4. A word used to connect words, clauses and sentences, most commonly applied to conjunctions.
  5. A function that operates on truth values to give another truth value.

adjective:

  1. Serving or tending to connect; connecting.

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