summatory

adjective sum·ma·to·ry \ˈsəməˌtōrē\

Definition of summatory

  1. :  of, relating to, or serving as a summation his endings have that glowing summatory quality — Clifton Fadiman

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Origin and Etymology of summatory

Medieval Latin summatus (past participle of summare to sum) + English -ory — more at sum


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