Definition of reduplicatory in English:

reduplicatory

adjective

  • Reduplicative.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Martin Madan (1725–1790), Church of England clergyman and advocate of polygamy. From classical Latin reduplicāt-, past participial stem of reduplicāre reduplicate + -ory.

Pronunciation

reduplicatory

/rɪˈdʒuːplɪkət(ə)ri//rɪˈdjuːplɪkət(ə)ri/