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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. receptive: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. receptive: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. receptive: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. receptive: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. receptive: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. receptive: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Receptive, receptive: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. receptive: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. receptive: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. receptive: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. receptive: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. receptive: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. receptive: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. receptive: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. receptive: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. receptive: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Receptive: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. receptive: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. receptive: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. receptive: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. receptive: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. receptive: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. receptive: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. receptive: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. receptive: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. receptive: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. receptive: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. receptive: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Receptive: MedFriendly Glossary [home, info]
  2. receptive: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. receptive: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. receptive: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. receptive: Washington State Definitions and Abbreviations of Vetrinary Terms [home, info]

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adjective:  open to arguments, ideas, or change ("Receptive to reason and the logic of facts")
adjective:  ready or willing to receive favorably ("Receptive to the proposals")
adjective:  of a nerve fiber or impulse originating outside and passing toward the central nervous system

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Phrases that include receptive:   receptive language, assimilating receptive aspect of man, bio receptive, receptive hyphas, spatiotemporal receptive field more...

Words similar to receptive:   centripetal, receptively, receptiveness, receptivity, sensory, open, more...

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