verb (used without object), par·tic·i·pat·ed, par·tic·i·pat·ing.
verb (used with object), par·tic·i·pat·ed, par·tic·i·pat·ing.
Origin of participate
Examples from the Web for participatory
Participatory mapping, it would seem, takes on a new meaning in this context.
The committees boldly experimented with participatory forms of government at the local level.
Digital culture is participatory culture and the only time our public life becomes participatory is during an election.
That the local authorities of the Government are cognisant, and participatory in this system.The Crime of the Congo|Sir Arthur Conan Doyle