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combinatory

[kuh m-bahy-nuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]
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adjective
  1. combinative.
  2. combinatorial.
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Origin of combinatory

First recorded in 1640–50; combinat(ion) + -ory1
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Related Words

combinatorycombinativecombinatorialconjunctionalconnectivecombinable

Examples from the Web for combinatory

Historical Examples

  • Juxtapositional, combinatory, and inflectional strata in the formation of the Aryan language, 138.

    Chips from a German Workshop - Volume IV

    Max Mller

  • Juxtapositional, combinatory, and inflectional strata in the formation of the Aryan language, iv.

  • A note on the emblems of the Evangelists follows in the remarks on the combinatory forms met in grotesque art.

    The Grotesque in Church Art

    T. Tindall Wildridge

  • Now what can we do to guide this process, seeing that the combinatory law of the images is without our reach?