amplificatory

[ am-plif-i-kuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee ]
/ æmˈplɪf ɪ kəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i /
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adjective

of the nature of enlargement or extension, as of a statement, narrative, etc.

Nearby words

  1. amplexus,
  2. ampliate,
  3. ampliation,
  4. amplidyne,
  5. amplification,
  6. amplifier,
  7. amplifier host,
  8. amplify,
  9. amplitude,
  10. amplitude modulation

Origin of amplificatory

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

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