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respective

re·spec·tive

respective

 
 
pronunciation:
rih spek tihv
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition: relating individually to each of two or more persons or things.
The brothers' respective ages are sixteen and twenty-three.
similar words:
several
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derivation: respectiveness (n.)
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