- serving to invite; conveying an invitation.
Origin of invitatory
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A second weekly official was the antiphoner, whose duty it was to read the Invitatory at Matins.English Monastic Life
- serving as or conveying an invitation
- any of various invitations to prayer, such as Psalm 95 in a religious service
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