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Definition of Authoritative

Authoritative
Authoritative Au*thor"i*ta*tive, a. 1. Having, or proceeding from, due authority; entitled to obedience, credit, or acceptance; determinate; commanding. The sacred functions of authoritative teaching. --Barrow. 2. Having an air of authority; positive; dictatorial; peremptory; as, an authoritative tone. The mock authoritative manner of the one, and the insipid mirth of the other. --Swift. -- Au*thor"i*ta*tive*ly, adv. -- Au*thor"i*ta*tive*ness, n.

Meaning of Authoritative from wikipedia

- In the fields of sociology and political science, authority is the legitimate power that a person or a group of persons consensually possess and practice...
- names and mapping those names to Internet resources by designating authoritative name servers for each domain. Network administrators may delegate authority...
- response is authoritative by setting the Authoritative Answer (AA) bit in the response to a query on a name for which it is authoritative. Name servers...
- cultivation. Authoritative parenting is characterized by a child-centered approach that holds high expectations of maturity. Authoritative parents can...
- systems, established by Likert, include "Exploitative Authoritative (System I), Benevolent Authoritative (System II), Consultative (System III), and Parti****tive...
- University of Edinburgh, says that the Old Testament is "a collection of authoritative texts of apparently divine origin that went through a human process...
- the following eight books: The Essential Calvin and Hobbes, 1988 The Authoritative Calvin and Hobbes, 1990 The Indispensable Calvin and Hobbes, 1992 Attack...
- Childbirth and Authoritative Knowledge: Cross-Cultural Perspectives is a collection of anthropological essays that study birth and authoritative knowledge...
- Stalin and His Hangmen: An Authoritative Portrait of a Tyrant and Those Who Served Him by Donald Rayfield, and the imprinted with another subtitle: Stalin...
- Space Foundation is an American nonprofit organization that advocates for all sectors of the global space industry through space awareness activities,...
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