Definition of substitutory in English:

substitutory

adjective

  • Substitutional.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in James Howell (?1594–1666), historian and political writer. From post-classical Latin substitutorius from classical Latin substitūt-, past participial stem of substituere + -ōrius.

Pronunciation

substitutory

/ˈsʌbstɪtjuːt(ə)ri//ˈsʌbstɪtʃuːt(ə)ri/