Etymology
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inaugural (adj.)

1680s, from French inaugural (17c.), from inaugurer "to inaugurate" (14c.), from Latin inaugurare "to inaugurate" (see inauguration). The noun meaning "an inaugural address" is recorded from 1832, American English.

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Definitions of inaugural
1
inaugural (n.)
an address delivered at an inaugural ceremony (especially by a United States president);
Synonyms: inaugural address
inaugural (n.)
the ceremonial induction into a position;
Synonyms: inauguration
2
inaugural (adj.)
occurring at or characteristic of a formal investiture or induction;
an inaugural ball
the President's inaugural address
inaugural (adj.)
serving to set in motion;
the magazine's inaugural issue
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