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Use them cooperatively, as they were meant to be used, in their respective sets—not as if you were a mental-physical unit.

Wherefore the conference went on, quietly and cooperatively, to its planned end.

One little group of seniors was especially busy, cooperatively busy one might say.

WORD ORIGIN

also co-operative, c.1600, from Late Latin cooperat-, past participle stem of cooperari (see cooperation) + -ive. Political economy sense is from 1808, from the pre-Marx communist movement. The noun meaning "a cooperative store" is from 1883; meaning "a cooperative society" is from 1921.

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