suppletory

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sup·ple·to·ry

adjective \sə-ˈplē-tə-rē; ˈsə-plə-ˌtr-ē\

Definition of SUPPLETORY

:  supplying deficiencies :  supplementary <rules suppletory to the contract>

Origin of SUPPLETORY

Latin supplēre
First Known Use: 1628

Rhymes with SUPPLETORY

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