Definition of procuratory in US English:

procuratory

noun

  • Scottish Law and Civil Law. Authorization for one person to act for another; an instrument or clause in an instrument giving such power. Now historical.

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or originating from a procurator; of or relating to procuration.

Origin

Late Middle English. As noun from post-classical Latin procuratorium proxy, use as noun of neuter of classical Latin prōcūrātōrius; as adjective from classical Latin prōcūrātōrius of or concerning an agent or manager, in post-classical Latin also of an attorney, of or relating to an agent or proxy, of maintenance, of or relating to an academic proctor from prōcūrātor + -ius, suffix forming adjectives; compare -ory.

Pronunciation

procuratory

/ˈprɒkjʊrət(ə)ri/