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affirmative

adjective  /əˈfɜr·mə·t̬ɪv/ us  
positive, or showing agreement: There should be an affirmative role for government in social problems.
affirmatively
adverb  /əˈfɜr·mə·t̬ɪv·li/ us  
She answered affirmatively.

affirmative

adverb  /əˈfɜr·mət̬·ɪv/ us  
used to mean yes in an answer to a question, esp. in a military context: "Can you hear me?" "Affirmative."
Translations of “affirmative”
in Chinese (Traditional) 肯定的, 同意的…
in Russian утвердительный…
in Turkish olumluluk içeren ifade veya kelime…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肯定的, 同意的…
in Polish twierdzący…
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