conclusory

adjective con·clu·so·ry \ kən-ˈklüs-rē , -ˈklü-sə- \
Updated on: 8 Nov 2017

Definition of conclusory

: consisting of or relating to a conclusion or assertion for which no supporting evidence is offered
  • conclusory allegations

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conclusory

adjective con·clu·so·ry \ kən-ˈklü-sə-rē \

legal Definition of conclusory

: consisting of or relating to a conclusion or assertion for which no supporting evidence is offered
  • conclusory allegations

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