sacrificial

[ sak-ruh-fish-uh l ]
/ ˌsæk rəˈfɪʃ əl /

adjective

pertaining to or concerned with sacrifice.

Origin of sacrificial

1600–10; < Latin sacrifici(um) sacrifice + -al1

Related forms

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British Dictionary definitions for sacrificially

sacrificial

/ (ˌsækrɪˈfɪʃəl) /

adjective

used in or connected with a sacrifice

Derived Forms

sacrificially, adverb
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