Meaning of ASSOCIATIVE in English

ASSOCIATIVE

as ‧ so ‧ cia ‧ tive /əˈsəʊʃətɪv, əˈsəʊsiə- $ əˈsoʊ-/ BrE AmE adjective technical

reminding you of something else:

the brain’s ability to form associative links between different things

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.