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Meaning of EXPURGATORY

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ex*pur"ga*to*ry\, a. [Cf. F. expurgatoire.]
Serving to purify from anything noxious or erroneous;
cleansing; purifying. ``Expurgatory animadversions.'' --Sir
T. Browne.

{Expurgatory Index}. See {Index Expurgatorius}, under
   {Index}.

 

 

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