[awk-tawr-ee-uh l, -tohr-, ouk-]
of, by, or pertaining to an author: auctorial changes made in the manuscript margin; auctorial rights.
Origin of auctorial
< Latin auctor author
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Historical Examples of auctorial
The auctorial report (which, by the way, is full of common sense) envisages immense changes in the book market.
Last of all, auctorial pride in the young mans width of shoulder, blended with soft recollections of the time he dandled him.
British Dictionary definitions for auctorial
of or relating to an author
Word Origin for auctorial
C19: from Latin auctor author
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