from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Serving to induce reform.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Forming again; having the property of renewing form.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Forming again; having the quality of renewing form; reformatory.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective That serves to reform or correct

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective tending to reform


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