apopemptic

[ap-uh-pemp-tik]

adjective

pertaining to leave-taking or departing; valedictory.

noun

Obsolete. a farewell address; valedictory.

Nearby words

  1. aponeurorrhaphy,
  2. aponeurosis,
  3. aponeurositis,
  4. aponeurotic fibroma,
  5. aponeurotomy,
  6. apophasis,
  7. apophatic,
  8. apophis,
  9. apophonic,
  10. apophony

Origin of apopemptic

1745–55; < Greek apopemptikós of, pertaining to sending away, equivalent to apopémp(ein) to send away, dismiss (apo- apo- + pémpein to send, dispatch) + -tikos -tic

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