adjective. ['kənˈtrɪbjəˌtɔri'] tending to bring about; being partly responsible for.
Words that Rhyme with Contributory
Example sentences of the word contributory
In a contributory pension plan, the employer and the employee both pay into the program.
2. Noun, singular or mass
The differentiation between a contributory IRA and a rollover IRA is generally maintained at the custodial level.