separatory

adjective

sep·​a·​ra·​to·​ry
ˈsep(ə)rəˌtōrē
: serving to separate : used in separating

Word History

Etymology

Latin separatus (past participle of separare to separate) + English -ory

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“Separatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/separatory. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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