connexive

EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

connexive (not comparable)

  1. (dated) connective
    • 1940, John Laird, Theism and Cosmology, Ayer Publishing; Chapter VII, page #215:
      The logic of the theory, however, would permit a distinction to be drawn between true or originating “first” causes, on the one hand, and, on the other hand, the connexive sequences, sometimes called “causes”, that merely depend upon such origins.

NounEdit

connexive (plural connexives)

  1. (dated) connective

ReferencesEdit

  • connexive in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911.