damnatory

adjective
dam·​na·​to·​ry | \ˈdam-nə-ˌtȯr-ē \

Definition of damnatory 

: expressing, imposing, or causing condemnation : condemnatory

First Known Use of damnatory

1682, in the meaning defined above

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