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consummatory

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adjective con·sum·ma·to·ry \kən-ˈsə-mə-ˌtȯr-ē\

Definition of consummatory

  1. 1 :  of or relating to consummation :  concluding

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or being a response or act (as eating or copulating) that terminates a period of usually goal-directed behavior



1648

First Known Use of consummatory

1648


Medical Dictionary

consummatory

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adjective con·sum·ma·to·ry \kən-ˈsəm-ə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtȯr-\

Medical Definition of consummatory

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a response or act (as eating or copulating) that terminates a period of usually goal-directed behavior




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