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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having the power to move forward adj. - Tending to or capable of moving forward.

Usage examples (37)
  • propulsive coefficient
  • It lacks nuance, complexity, and what Toni Morrison calls the propulsive “midwifery properties” of language.
  • The same eight dancers, the same kind of propulsive minimalist score (“The Light,” by Philip Glass), and yet Lux is in total contrast to Alchemy.
  • How does a fungus achieve this kind of propulsive power? for more
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