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purposive (adj.)

"accomplishing some end; having an aim or purpose," 1849, from purpose (n.) + -ive. By 1884 in psychology, etc., "relating to conscious or unconscious purpose in behavior." Related: Purposively; purposiveness

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Definitions of purposive from WordNet

purposive (adj.)
having or showing or acting with a purpose or design;
purposive behavior
purposive (adj.)
having a purpose;
purposive behavior
Synonyms: goal-directed
From wordnet.princeton.edu