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contrastive

Adj.1.contrastive - of words so related that one contrasts with the other; "`rich' and `hard-up' are contrastive terms"
Synonyms: incompatible
2.contrastive - strikingly different; tending to contrast; "contrasting (or contrastive) colors"
Synonyms: contrasting
3.contrastive - syntactically establishing a relationship of contrast between sentences or elements of a sentence; "disjunctive conjunctions like `but', `or', or `though' serve a contrastive function"
antonymous, incompatible
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contrast material
contrast medium
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contrastingly
-- contrastive --
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