Definition of clarificatory in US English:



  • See clarification

    • ‘But I have to admit that lots of people seem to have no difficulty in working out, in context, the intentions of the writer or speaker, so maybe my clarificatory work was just fussiness.’
    • ‘He criticized the Commission's proposed clarificatory amendment to Article 2.’
    • ‘We are happy to discuss the principles in a clarificatory manner.’
    • ‘Important clarificatory work immediately followed.’
    • ‘To these the editor has added an abundance of useful clarificatory notes.’