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demonstrative

[dimon′strətiv]
pertaining to a concept or an action that accompanies and illustrates speech, such as indication of the size of an object with the hands. See also circum-speech.
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Peter Burke surveys "gestural reform" in Counter-Reformation Italy and speculates on the increasing difference between northern reserve and Italian demonstrativeness.
Perversely, its sheer demonstrativeness precluded the genuine neutrality realized without effort in the American skyscraper.