salutational
adjective see salutation

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • salutational — salutation ► NOUN ▪ a greeting. DERIVATIVES salutational adjective salutatory adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • salutational — See salutation. * * * …   Universalium

  • salutational — sal·u·ta·tion·al …   English syllables

  • salutational — adjective see salutation * * * salūtāˈtional adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑salute …   Useful english dictionary

  • salutation — salutational, adj. salutationless, adj. /sal yeuh tay sheuhn/, n. 1. the act of saluting. 2. something uttered, written, or done by way of saluting. 3. a word or phrase serving as the prefatory greeting in a letter or speech, as Dear Sir in a… …   Universalium

  • salutation — noun Date: 14th century 1. a. an expression of greeting, goodwill, or courtesy by word, gesture, or ceremony b. plural regards 2. the word or phrase of greeting (as Gentlemen or Dear Sir or Madam) that conventionally comes immediately before the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • salutation — noun a greeting. Derivatives salutational adjective Origin ME: from OFr., or from L. salutatio(n ), from salutare (see salute) …   English new terms dictionary

  • salutation — ► NOUN ▪ a greeting. DERIVATIVES salutational adjective salutatory adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • salutatory — salutation ► NOUN ▪ a greeting. DERIVATIVES salutational adjective salutatory adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • salutation — n. 1 a sign or expression of greeting or recognition of another s arrival or departure. 2 words spoken or written to enquire about another s health or well being. Derivatives: salutational adj. Etymology: ME f. OF salutation or L salutatio (as… …   Useful english dictionary

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