salutatory

adjective
sa·​lu·​ta·​to·​ry | \ sə-ˈlü-tə-ˌtȯr-ē How to pronounce salutatory (audio) \

Definition of salutatory

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to a salutation : expressing or containing a welcome or greeting

salutatory

noun
plural salutatories

Definition of salutatory (Entry 2 of 2)

: an address or statement of welcome or greeting

First Known Use of salutatory

Adjective

1702, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1779, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of salutatory was in 1702

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“Salutatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/salutatory. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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