intransitive verb
ad·​stip·​u·​late | \ ad-ˈsti-pyə-ˌlāt \

Definition of adstipulate

: to act as an adstipulator

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adstipulation \ ad-​ˌsti-​pyə-​ˈlā-​shən \ noun, plural -s

First Known Use of adstipulate

1870, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for adstipulate

Latin adstipulatus, past participle of adstipulari, from ad- + stipulari to stipulate

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“Adstipulate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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