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dedicatory

[ded-i-kuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈdɛd ɪ kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
adjective
1.
of or relating to dedication; serving as a dedication.
Also, dedicative
[ded-i-key-tiv] /ˈdɛd ɪˌkeɪ tɪv/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of dedicatory
1555-1565
First recorded in 1555-65; dedicate + -ory1
Related forms
dedicatorily, adverb
nondedicative, adjective
nondedicatory, adjective
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