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Overview of adj propitiatory

The adj propitiatory has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. expiatory, expiative, propitiatory

(having power to atone for or offered by way of expiation or propitiation; "expiatory (or propitiatory) sacrifice")

2. propitiative, propitiatory

(intended to reconcile or appease; "sent flowers as a propitiatory gesture") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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