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Adventive definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

ADVENT'IVE, a. Accidental; adventitious. [Little used.]
ADVENT'IVE, n. The thing or person that comes from without. [Little used.]

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: not native and not fully established; locally or temporarily naturalized; "an adventive weed"

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: circa 1859 1. introduced but not fully naturalized <an adventive weed> 2. adventitious 2 adventive noun

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Adventive Ad*ven"tive, a. 1. Accidental. 2. (Bot.) Adventitious. --Gray.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Adventive Ad*ven"tive, n. A thing or person coming from without; an immigrant. [R.] --Bacon.



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