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Meaning of COACTIVE

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Co*ac"tive\, a. [In sense 1, fr. 1st {Coact}; in sense
2, fr. 2d {Coact}.]
1. Serving to compel or constrain; compulsory; restrictive.

         Any coactive power or the civil kind. --Bp.
                                               Warburton.

2. Acting in concurrence; united in action.

         With what's unreal thou coactive art. --Shak.

 

 

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