adjective sac·rifi·ca·to·ry \səˈkrifəkəˌtōrē, saˈk-; ˈsakrəfə̇k-; chiefly British ¦sakrə̇fə̇¦kātəri, -ā‧tri\

Definition of sacrificatory

  1. :  of or relating to sacrifice especially of the mass

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Origin and Etymology of sacrificatory

Latin sacrificatus (past participle of sacrificare to sacrifice, from sacri- —from sacr-, sacer sacred—+ -ficare -fy) + English -ory

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