formative

formatives

Substantiv
Minimal language unit that has a syntactic (or morphological) function



formative

Adjektiv
lingvistik
relating to or characterized by formative effects or formation
  • "the formative arts"
susceptible to alteration by development and experience
  • "formative years"
beginning to develop

Synonymer

(biology) capable of forming new cells and tissues
  • "a formative zone in developing bone"
forming or capable of forming or molding
  • "a formative experience"
  • "a formative influence"

Synonymer