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inventiveness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Inventive  \In*vent"ive\,  a.  [Cf.  F.  inventif.] 
  Able  and  apt  to  invent;  quick  at  contrivance;  ready  at 
  expedients;  as  an  inventive  head  or  genius.  --Dryden.  -- 
  {In*vent"ive*ly},  adv  --  {In*vent"ive*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  inventiveness 
  n  :  the  power  of  creative  imagination  [syn:  {ingeniousness},  {ingenuity}, 
  {cleverness}] 




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