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propitiatory (adj.)

"having the power or intent to effect propitiation," 1550s, from Late Latin propitiatorius "atoning, reconciling," from propitiatus, past participle of propitiare "appease, propitiate" (see propitiation). Earlier in English as a noun, propiciatorie, c. 1300, "the mercy seat, lid or cover of the ark of the covenant," from Late Latin propitiatorium (translating Greek hilasterion in Bible); noun use of neuter singular of propitiatorius.

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Definitions of propitiatory from WordNet

propitiatory (adj.)
having power to atone for or offered by way of expiation or propitiation;
expiatory (or propitiatory) sacrifice
Synonyms: expiatory / expiative
propitiatory (adj.)
intended to reconcile or appease;
sent flowers as a propitiatory gesture
Synonyms: propitiative
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