negatory

[ neg-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee ]
/ ˈnɛg əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i /

adjective

marked by negation; denying; negative.

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Origin of negatory

From the Late Latin word negātōrius, dating back to 1570–80. See negate, -tory1
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