assimilatory

adjective

as·​sim·​i·​la·​to·​ry ə-ˈsi-mə-lə-ˌtȯr-ē How to pronounce assimilatory (audio)

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1787, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of assimilatory was circa 1787

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“Assimilatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/assimilatory. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

Medical Definition

assimilatory

adjective
as·​sim·​i·​la·​to·​ry -lə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtȯr- How to pronounce assimilatory (audio)
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