having or deserving to have the palm of victory or success; praiseworthy: a palmary achievement.
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How to use palmary in a sentence
The group is probably the palmary example in English of that coterie-and school-verse which distinguished the seventeenth century.Minor Poets of the Caroline Period, Vol III | John Cleveland
Each of the palmary sites of which we have spoken has rendered up examples of early Greek temples.
A palmary instance of this is a metal block which Richard Pynson began to use in 1496.Old Picture Books | Alfred W. Pollard
British Dictionary definitions for palmary
rare worthy of praise
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