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Dictionary definition for: Substantive

1. (n) a noun or a pronoun that is used in place of a noun

2. (s) being the essence or essential element of a thing; "substantial equivalents" "substantive information"

3. (a) applying to essential legal principles and rules of right; "substantive law"

4. (s) having substance and prompting thought; "a meaty discussion"

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