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receptive (adj.)

early 15c., "having the quality of receiving, acting as a receptacle," from Medieval Latin receptivus, from Latin recipere "to hold, contain" (see receive). Meaning "affecting or relating to the comprehension of speech or writing" is from 1926. Related: Receptively; receptiveness; receptivity.

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Definitions of receptive from WordNet

receptive (adj.)
of a nerve fiber or impulse originating outside and passing toward the central nervous system;
Synonyms: centripetal / sensory
receptive (adj.)
open to arguments, ideas, or change;
receptive to reason and the logic of facts
receptive (adj.)
ready or willing to receive favorably;
receptive to the proposals
Synonyms: open
receptive (adj.)
able to absorb liquid (not repellent);
the paper is ink-receptive
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