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instructive 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/inˈstrəktiv/,
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Useful and informative,
  1. Useful and informative
    • - it is instructive to compare the two projects

  1. serving to instruct or enlighten or inform
  2. (instructively) informatively: in an informative manner
  3. In the Finnish language and Estonian language, the instructive case has the basic meaning of "by means of". It is a comparatively rarely used case, though it is found in some commonly used expressions, such as omin silmin -> "with one's own eyes".
  4. A case in the Finnish language. It expresses the means or the instrument used to perform an action; conveying knowledge, information or instruction
  5. A developmental influence that dictates the fate of a cell rather than simply permitting differentiation to occur.
  6. Characteristic ending -n added usually (but not always) to plural stem