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Abortive

A`bor´tive
a.1.Produced by abortion; born prematurely; as, an abortive child.
2.Made from the skin of a still-born animal; as, abortive vellum.
3.Rendering fruitless or ineffectual.
4.Coming to naught; failing in its effect; miscarrying; fruitless; unsuccessful; as, an abortive attempt.
5.(Biol.) Imperfectly formed or developed; rudimentary; sterile; as, an abortive organ, stamen, ovule, etc.
6.(Med.) Causing abortion; as, abortive medicines.
n.1.That which is born or brought forth prematurely; an abortion.
2.A fruitless effort or issue.
3.A medicine to which is attributed the property of causing abortion; - also called an abortifacient.
Adj.1.abortive - failing to accomplish an intended result; "an abortive revolt"; "a stillborn plot to assassinate the President"
barren, bootless, failing, fruitless, futile, gainless, immature, ineffective, ineffectual, inefficacious, lame, manque, miscarried, miscarrying, nonremunerative, of no effect, otiose, profitless, rewardless, sterile, stickit, stillborn, successless, unavailable, unavailing, unformed, unfortunate, unmatured, unprofitable, unremunerative, unrewarding, unripe, useless
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