Meaning of ADHESIVE in English

[ad.he.sive] adj (1670) 1: tending to remain in association or memory

2: tending to adhere or cause adherence

3: prepared for adhering -- adv -- ad.he.sive.ness n

[2]adhesive n (1912) 1: an adhesive substance (as glue or cement)

2: a postage stamp with a gummed back

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