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ADJECTIVE (1)

1. tending to bring about; being partly responsible for;
- Example: "working conditions are not conducive to productivity"
- Example: "the seaport was a contributing factor in the growth of the city"
- Example: "a contributory factor"
[syn: conducive, contributing(a), contributive, contributory, tributary]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Contributive \Con*trib"u*tive\, a. Contributing, or tending to contribute. --Fuller. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

contributive adj 1: tending to bring about; being partly responsible for; "working conditions are not conducive to productivity"; "the seaport was a contributing factor in the growth of the city"; "a contributory factor" [syn: conducive, contributing(a), contributive, contributory, tributary]