Reptatory
Reptatory Rep"ta*to*ry (r?p"t?-t?-r?), a. (Zo["o]l.) Creeping. [1913 Webster]

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  • reptatory — adjective see reptatorial * * * † ˈreptatory, a. rare 0. [f. reptāt , ppl. stem of L. reptāre to creep + ory.] ‘Having the character of reptation’ (Mayne 1859); ‘creeping; as, reptatory animals’ (Webster 1864, citing Dana) …   Useful english dictionary

  • reptatory — rep·ta·to·ry …   English syllables

  • reptant —   a. creeping.    ♦ reptation, n.    ♦ reptatorial,    ♦ reptatory, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

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