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amplificatory

[am-plif-i-kuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]
adjective
  1. of the nature of enlargement or extension, as of a statement, narrative, etc.
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Origin of amplificatory

1840–50; < Latin amplificā(re) to increase (see amplify) + -tory1
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Historical Examples

  • He simply took his model and abridged it, by throwing out all argumentative, illustrative and amplificatory material.

    A History of Mediaeval Jewish Philosophy

    Isaac Husik