Culpatory Cul"pa*to*ry (-t?-r?), a. Expressing blame; censuring; reprehensory; inculpating. [1913 Webster]

Adjectives . . . commonly used by Latian authors in a culpatory sense. --Walpole. [1913 Webster]

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