adoratory

noun
ador·​a·​to·​ry | \ ə-ˈdȯr-ə-ˌtȯr-ē \
plural -es

Definition of adoratory

: a place of adoration a pagan adoratory

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First Known Use of adoratory

1800, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for adoratory

Medieval Latin adoratorium, from Latin adoratus + -orium

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“Adoratory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adoratory. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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