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1derivative/dɪˈrɪvətɪv/noun
pluralderivatives
1derivative
/dɪˈrɪvətɪv/
noun
pluralderivatives
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
2derivative/dɪˈrɪvətɪv/adjective
2derivative
/dɪˈrɪvətɪv/
adjective
Learner's definition of DERIVATIVE  
[more derivative; most derivative]usually disapproving  : made up of parts from something else : not new or original
: formed from another word
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