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1 derivative /dɪˈrɪvətɪv/ noun
plural derivatives
1 derivative
/dɪˈrɪvətɪv/
noun
plural derivatives
Learner's definition of DERIVATIVE
[count]
: a word formed from another word
: something that comes from something else : a substance that is made from another substance
2 derivative /dɪˈrɪvətɪv/ adjective
2 derivative
/dɪˈrɪvətɪv/
adjective
Learner's definition of DERIVATIVE
[more derivative; most derivative] usually disapproving : made up of parts from something else : not new or original
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