Meaning of COOPERATIVE in English

COOPERATIVE

Pronunciation: k ō - ' ä-p( ə -)r ə -tiv, - ' ä-p ə - ˌ r ā -

Function: adjective

Date: 1603

1 a : marked by cooperation < cooperative efforts> b : marked by a willingness and ability to work with others < cooperative neighbors>

2 : of, relating to, or organized as a cooperative <a cooperative store>

3 : relating to or comprising a program of combined liberal arts and technical studies at different schools

– co · op · er · a · tive · ly adverb

– co · op · er · a · tive · ness noun

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.