- /-ə-tiv/ adjective
adj : being nonrandom mating based on like or unlike characteristics
- positive assortative mating
- assortative mating by education in marriage market and women's investment in human capital
- the yantai branch mainly produces the assortative seating for shanghai general motor ( dongyue ) auto company
- This initially suggested the possibility of assortative mating by female choice.
- The important implication of this production function is positive assortative matching.