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Dictionary definition for: Normative

1. (a) relating to or dealing with norms; "normative discipline" "normative samples"

2. (a) giving directives or rules; "prescriptive grammar is concerned with norms of or rules for correct usage"

3. (s) based on or prescribing a norm or standard; "normative grammar"

4. (s) dealing with or based on norms; "a normative judgment"

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