negatory

adjective
neg·​a·​to·​ry | \ ˈnegəˌtōrē \

Definition of negatory

: marked by or having the nature of negation : negative negatory criticism

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History and Etymology for negatory

Middle French and Late Latin; Middle French negatoire, from Late Latin negatorius, from Latin negatus + -orius -ory

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“Negatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/negatory. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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