nuncupatory

adjective

Definition of nuncupatory

1 obsolete : oral
2 obsolete : dedicatory

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History and Etymology for nuncupatory

probably from (assumed) New Latin nuncupatorius, from Medieval Latin, naming, from Latin nuncupatus (past participle of nuncupare to name, declare) + -orius, -ory

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“Nuncupatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nuncupatory. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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