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Pronunciation of Retentive: Learn how to pronounce Retentive in English correctly

Learn how to say Retentive correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word retentive:

adjective
1(of a person’s memory) effective in retaining facts and impressions:
he had a highly retentive memory and was an accomplished speaker
2(of a substance) able to absorb and hold moisture:
soil should be rich and moisture retentive
chiefly Medicine serving to keep something in place.
Derivatives
retentively
adverb
retentiveness
noun
Origin:
late Middle English: from Old French retentif, -ive or medieval Latin retentivus, from retent- ‘held back’, from the verb retinere (see retain)