# Definition of Transitive. Meaning of Transitive. Synonyms of Transitive

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## Definition of Transitive

Transitive
Transitive Tran"si*tive, a. [L. transitivus: cf. F. transitif. See Transient.] 1. Having the power of making a transit, or passage. [R.] --Bacon. 2. Effected by transference of signification. By far the greater part of the transitive or derivative applications of words depend on casual and unaccountable caprices of the feelings or the fancy. --Stewart. 3. (Gram.) Passing over to an object; expressing an action which is not limited to the agent or subject, but which requires an object to complete the sense; as, a transitive verb, for example, he holds the book. -- Tran"si*tive*ly, adv. -- Tran"si*tive*ness, n.

## Meaning of Transitive from wikipedia

- Look up transitivity or transitive in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Transitivity or transitive may refer to: Transitivity (grammar), a property of verbs...
- In mathematics, a relation R on a set X is transitive if, for all elements a, b, c in X, whenever R relates a to b and b to c, then R also relates a to...
- mathematics, the transitive closure of a binary relation R on a set X is the smallest relation on X that contains R and is transitive. For finite sets...
- A transitive verb is a verb that accepts one or more objects, for example, 'to enjoy' in Donald enjoys music. This contrasts with intransitive verbs, which...
- A transitive dependency is a functional dependency which holds by virtue of transitivity among various software components. In a computer program a direct...
- In the mathematical field of graph theory, a transitive reduction of a directed graph D is another directed graph with the same vertices and as few edges...
- In linguistic typology, transitive alignment is a type of morphosyntactic alignment used in a small number of languages in which a single grammatical case...
- {\displaystyle g\cdot x=y} . The action is simply transitive (or sharply transitive, or regular) if it is both transitive and free. This means that given x , y ∈...
- and transitive means that the model is a transitive set or class. An inner model is a transitive model containing all ordinals. A countable transitive model...
- also contains a longer directed path from u to v. Like the transitive closure, the transitive reduction is uniquely defined for DAGs. In contrast, for a...