Absolutory
Absolutory Ab*sol"u*to*ry, a. [L. absolutorius, fr. absolvere to absolve.] Serving to absolve; absolving. ``An absolutory sentence.'' --Ayliffe. [1913 Webster]

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  • absolutory — /ab sol yeuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. giving absolution. [1630 40; < L absolutorius. See ABSOLUTE, TORY1] * * * …   Universalium

  • absolutory — adjective Serving to absolve; absolving …   Wiktionary

  • absolutory — a. Clearing, acquitting, releasing, pardoning, forgiving, absolvatory …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • absolutory — /æbsəˈlutəri/ (say absuh loohtuhree) adjective giving absolution …   Australian English dictionary

  • absolutory —   a. absolving; forgiving …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • absolutory — /ab sol yeuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. giving absolution. [1630 40; < L absolutorius. See ABSOLUTE, TORY1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Absolvatory — Ab*solv a*to*ry, a. Conferring absolution; absolutory. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sentence — • In canon law, the decision of the court upon any issue brought before it Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Sentence     Sentence      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • absolvatory — adjective Conferring absolution; absolutory …   Wiktionary

  • absolvatory — a. See absolutory …   New dictionary of synonyms

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