Definition of civilizatory in English:

civilizatory

adjective

  • Of or relating to civilization; especially relating to or involving development towards a more advanced stage of civilization.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From civilize + -atory. Compare civilizing, civilizational.

Pronunciation

civilizatory

/ˌsɪv(ə)lʌɪˈzeɪt(ə)ri//sɪvɪˈlʌɪzət(ə)ri//ˌsɪvɪlʌɪˈzeɪt(ə)ri/