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Definitions of affirmative:

part of speech: adjective

Positive; confident; answering " yes".

part of speech: adverb


part of speech: noun

That which declares; a statement which asserts that a fact is so.

part of speech: adjective

That declares or asserts.

part of speech: noun

A word that says yes; negative, the opposite of affirmative, a word that says no.

part of speech: noun

That affirms or asserts.

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In the R. Cath. Ch., a small crucifix, or a crucifix engraved on a plate, which used to be kissed by the priest and deacon, and passed on to the people in succession before leaving church; kiss of peace. ...

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