Definition of Erective

1. a. Making erect or upright; raising; tending to erect.



Definition of Erective

1. Adjective. Making erect or upright; raising. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Erective

1. tending to erect [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Erective

erect illumination
erectable
erected
erecter
erecters
erectile
erectile organ
erectile tissue
erectilities
erectility
erecting
erecting prism
erections
erective (current term)
erectly
erectness
erectnesses
erecto-patent
erectogenic
erectopatent
erector
erector-spinal reflex
erector muscle of spine
erector muscles of hairs
erector spinae muscles
erectors
erectour
erects

Literary usage of Erective

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Word by Harold Waldwin Percival (1912)
"And more than that, the Logos is now to be understood as the structure or the edifice of the world; its frame, its organic texture; its erective force and ..."

2. Party Leaders: Sketches of Thomas Jefferson, Alex'r Hamilton, Andrew Jackson by Joseph Glover Baldwin (1855)
"... for his policy was negative and simply protective, not positive and erective. His policy was to protect the rights of the citizen, and thus to stimulate ..."

3. Essays and Observations on Natural History, Anatomy, Physiology, Psychology by John Hunter, Richard Owen (1861)
"In the nipple of many animals there is an erective power, which takes place only upon external stimulus; which erection straightens the ducts, ..."

4. The Word by Harold Waldwin Percival (1912)
"And more than that, the Logos is now to be understood as the structure or the edifice of the world; its frame, its organic texture; its erective force and ..."

5. Party Leaders: Sketches of Thomas Jefferson, Alex'r Hamilton, Andrew Jackson by Joseph Glover Baldwin (1855)
"... for his policy was negative and simply protective, not positive and erective. His policy was to protect the rights of the citizen, and thus to stimulate ..."

6. Essays and Observations on Natural History, Anatomy, Physiology, Psychology by John Hunter, Richard Owen (1861)
"In the nipple of many animals there is an erective power, which takes place only upon external stimulus; which erection straightens the ducts, ..."

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