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Adjective: informative  in'for-mu-tiv
  1. Tending to increase knowledge or dissipate ignorance
    "an informative glimpse of government in action";
    - enlightening, illuminating
  2. Serving to instruct, enlighten or inform
    "They gave informative music lessons to the children";
    - instructive
  3. Providing or conveying information
    - informatory

See also: advisory, clarifying, consultative, consultatory, consultive, demonstrative, didactic, didactical, doctrinaire, educational, educative, elucidative, exemplifying, explanatory, expositive, expository, illustrative, interpretative, interpretive, newsy, ostensive, preachy, revealing, telling, telltale

Antonym: unenlightening

Encyclopedia: Informative