Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Tending to contribute; making a contribution

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Contributing, or tending to contribute.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Tending to contribute; contributing; having the power or quality of giving a portion of aid or influence; furnishing a joint part or share.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. tending to bring about; being partly responsible for

Etymologies

contribute +‎ -ive (Wiktionary)

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