from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Designed for use by disabled people: an assistive communications device; assistive technology.
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- adj. Providing or designed to provide assistance, especially to persons with a disability
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Lending aid, helping.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. giving assistance
assist + -ive (Wiktionary)