absolutory

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin absolūtōrius, from absolvō (absolve).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /æbˈsɑl.jəˌtɔɹ.i/

Adjective[edit]

absolutory (comparative more absolutory, superlative most absolutory)

  1. Serving to absolve; absolving; giving absolution.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Laurence Urdang (editor), The Random House College Dictionary (Random House, 1984 [1975], ISBN 0-394-43600-8), page 6