deliberative[di lib′ər āt′iv, -ər ə tiv]
- of or for deliberating: a deliberative assembly
- characterized by or resulting from deliberation
Origin: L deliberativus
- deliberatively adverb
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- Assembled or organized for deliberation or debate: a deliberative legislature.
- Characterized by or for use in deliberation or debate.
- de·libˈer·aˌtive·ly adverb
- de·libˈer·aˌtive·ness noun