bibitory

adjective
bib·​i·​to·​ry | \ ˈbi-bə-ˌtȯr-ē \

Definition of bibitory

1 : concerned with or relating to drinking a bibitory muscle
2 : capable of taking up moisture bibitory papers

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History and Etymology for bibitory

Medieval Latin bibitorius, from Latin bibitus (past participle of bibere) + -orius -ory

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“Bibitory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bibitory. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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