How To Spell alterative?

Correct spelling: alterative

What is the definition of alterative?

  1. Alterant.

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What are the usage examples for alterative?

  1. They serve in throat and stomach troubles and for a wide range of ailments " where there is indicated a powerfully alterative and stimulating treatment." – A Midsummer Drive Through The Pyrenees by Edwin Asa Dix