assertory

[ uh-sur-tuh-ree ]
/ əˈsɜr tə ri /

adjective

stated positively; affirmative: an assertory proposition.

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Origin of assertory

First recorded in 1610–20; assert + -ory1

OTHER WORDS FROM assertory

as·ser·to·ri·ly, adverb
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