incensory

noun
in·​cen·​so·​ry | \ ˈinˌsen(t)s(ə)rē, ə̇nˈs-; ˈinsənˌsōrē \
plural -es

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History and Etymology for incensory

Medieval Latin incensorium, from neuter of Late Latin incensorius having burning power, from Latin incensus (past participle of incendere to kindle) + -orius -ory

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“Incensory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/incensory. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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