Definition of traductive in US English:

traductive

adjective

rare
  • Logic. Characterized by or based on the making of inferences about a particular instance based on conclusions drawn from another.

Origin

Mid 17th century (in an earlier sense). From post-classical Latin traductivus (of a kind of poetic metre) derivative (3rd cent.), hereditary from classical Latin trāduct-, past participial stem of trāducere + -īvus.

Pronunciation

traductive

/trəˈdʌktɪv/