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  • noun
    plural -tives
    [count] a word formed from another word
    The word childish is a derivative of child.
    something that comes from something else :a substance that is made from another substance
    Petroleum is a derivative of coal tar.
    [more ~; most ~] usually disapproving :made up of parts from something else :not new or original
    derivative poetry
    A number of critics found the film derivative and predictable.
    His style seems too derivative of Hemingway.
    formed from another word
    a derivative term