\ɛkspɹˈɛsɪv], \ɛkspɹˈɛsɪv], \ɛ_k_s_p_ɹ_ˈɛ_s_ɪ_v]\
Definitions of EXPRESSIVE
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By Noah Webster.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By James Champlin Fernald
Serving to express, utter, or represent: followed by of; as, he sent a letter couched in terms expressive of his gratitude; "Each verse so swells expressive of her woes."-Tickell: full of expression; vividly representing the meaning or feeling intended to be conveyed; emphatical; "While this hidden reality is unveiled to us in one way by science and philosophy, it is the function of art to reveal it to us in another, and, for many minds, a more expressive and intelligible way."-Dr. Caird.
By Daniel Lyons
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
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- An operation remobilize footplate of the stapes to relieve conductive hearing impairment caused by its immobilization through otosclerosis or middle ear disease. (Stedman, 26th ed)