- of, relating to, or given to drinking.
Origin of potatory
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Historical Examples of potatory
In the tumbler it must not go—there was the brandy: that had been an infringement of all the laws of potatory combination.
- rare of, relating to, or given to drinking
Word Origin for potatory
C19: from Late Latin pōtātōrius concerning drinking, from Latin pōtāre to drink
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