Having the power to beget; generative.

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  • Procreative — Pro cre*a tive, a. Having the power to beget; generative. Sir M. Hale. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • procreative — index causative, fertile, prolific Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • procreative — Having the power to beget or procreate. * * * pro·cre·ative prō krē .āt iv adj 1) capable of procreating: GENERATIVE 2) of, relating to, or directed toward procreation <the procreative process> <procreative instincts> …   Medical dictionary

  • procreative — pro·cre·a·tive (prōʹkrē ā tĭv) adj. 1. Capable of reproducing; generative. 2. Of or relating to procreation: the procreative instinct. * * * …   Universalium

  • procreative — procreate ► VERB ▪ produce young. DERIVATIVES procreation noun procreative adjective. ORIGIN Latin procreare generate, bring forth …   English terms dictionary

  • procreative — adjective see procreate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • procreative — Synonyms and related words: abecedarian, aboriginal, amorous, antenatal, autochthonous, beginning, budding, carnal, creative, elemental, elementary, embryonic, erogenic, erogenous, erotic, erotogenic, fecundative, fertilizing, fetal, fleshly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • procreative — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Of or relating to reproduction: procreant, reproductive. See REPRODUCTION …   English dictionary for students

  • procreative — pro·cre·a·tive || prəʊkrɪeɪtɪv adj. reproductive, bearing offspring; creative, generative …   English contemporary dictionary

  • procreative — adj generative, genetic, genesic, pro generative, procreant, propagative, reproductive, life giving; creative, formative …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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