- Capable of being directly known by, or presented to, the mind; intuitive; directly apprehensible, as objects; capable of apprehending, as faculties.
- (ecclesiastical, law) Having the right of presentation, or offering a clergyman to the bishop for institution.
- Advowsons are presentative, collative, or donative.
- Admitting the presentation of a clergyman.
- a presentative parsonage
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for presentative in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)