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reactive

adjective uk   us   /riˈæk.tɪv/
reacting to events or situations rather than acting first to change or prevent something: Unfortunately, the police have dealt with the problem of car theft in a reactive rather than a proactive way.
Translations of “reactive”
in Chinese (Traditional) 反應的,回應的(非主動求變或預防的)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 反应的,回应的(非主动求变或预防的)…
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