commendatory

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com·men·da·to·ry

adjective \kə-ˈmen-də-ˌtr-ē\

Definition of COMMENDATORY

:  serving to commend <commendatory remarks>

Examples of COMMENDATORY

  1. <on the basis of several commendatory letters from his teachers, the student was admitted to the advanced studies program>

First Known Use of COMMENDATORY

1544

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