apopemptic

adjective ap·o·pemp·tic \¦apə¦pem(p)tik\

Definition of apopemptic

archaic

  1. :  sung or addressed to one departing :  valedictory apopemptic hymns

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Origin and Etymology of apopemptic

Late Greek apopemptikos, from Greek apopemptos dimissed (from apopempein to send off, dismiss, from apo- + pempein to send) + -ikos -ic — more at pomp


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