Modificatory
Modificatory Mod"i*fi*ca`to*ry, a. Tending or serving to modify; modifying. --Max M["u]ller. [1913 Webster]

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  • modificatory — index restrictive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • modificatory — /mod euh fi keuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. modifying. Also, modificative. [1815 25; < L modificat(us) (see MODIFICATION) + ORY1] * * * …   Universalium

  • modificatory — adverb In a modifying manner; tending or serving to modify …   Wiktionary

  • modificatory — adj. that modifies; that serves to modify; modificative, modifying, changing, altering …   English contemporary dictionary

  • modificatory — mod·i·fi·ca·to·ry …   English syllables

  • modificatory — /ˈmɒdəfəkeɪtəri/ (say moduhfuhkaytuhree) adjective modifying. Also, modificative …   Australian English dictionary

  • modificatory — ˈmädəfəkəˌtōrē, ˌmädəˈfik , mäˈdifək chiefly Brit |mädə̇fə̇|kātəri or ā.tri adjective Etymology: Latin modificatus + English ory : serving to modify …   Useful english dictionary

  • mod|i|fi|ca|tive — «MOD uh fuh KAY tihv», adjective. = modificatory. (Cf. ↑modificatory) …   Useful english dictionary

  • And — And, conj. [AS. and; akin to OS. endi, Icel. enda, OHG. anti, enti, inti, unti, G. und, D. en, OD. ende. Cf, {An} if, {Ante }.] 1. A particle which expresses the relation of connection or addition. It is used to conjoin a word with a word, a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • And so forth — And And, conj. [AS. and; akin to OS. endi, Icel. enda, OHG. anti, enti, inti, unti, G. und, D. en, OD. ende. Cf, {An} if, {Ante }.] 1. A particle which expresses the relation of connection or addition. It is used to conjoin a word with a word, a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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