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definitive (adj.)

late 14c., "ending, determining, conclusive," from Old French definitif (12c.), from Latin definitivus "explanatory, definitive," in Late Latin "definite," from definit-, past-participle stem of definire "to limit, determine, explain," from de "completely" (see de-) + finire "to bound, limit," from finis "boundary, end" (see finish (v.)). As a noun, in grammar, "a defining or limiting word," by 1751. Related: Definitively; definitiveness.

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Definitions of definitive

definitive (adj.)
clearly defined or formulated; "the plain and unequivocal language of the laws"- R.B.Taney;
Synonyms: unequivocal
definitive (adj.)
of recognized authority or excellence;
the definitive work on Greece
Synonyms: authoritative
definitive (adj.)
supplying or being a final or conclusive settlement;
a definitive verdict
Synonyms: determinate
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