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Meaning of RETENTIVENESS

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the power of retaining liquid; "moisture retentivity of soil"
  2. [n]  the property of retaining possessions that have been acquired
  3. [n]  the power of retaining and recalling past experience; "he had a good memory when he was younger"
 

RETENTIVENESS is a 13 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: memory, retention, retention, retentivity
 
 See Also: acquisitiveness, anamnesis, faculty, impermeability, impermeableness, mental faculty, module, recollection, remembrance, urinary retention

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Re*ten"tive*ness\, n.
The quality of being retentive.

 

 

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