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productive

adjective  us   /prəˈdʌk·tɪv/
causing or providing a good result or a large amount of something: We had a very productive meeting – a lot of problems were solved. What was once desert has become productive farmland.
productively
adverb  us   /prəˈdʌk·tɪv·li/
Her students worked less productively than the teacher hoped.
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