from The Century Dictionary.
- Bearing or containing ore: as, ory matters. Also spelled
- A termination of adjectives and nouns of Latin origin, as in auditory, preparatory, etc.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- suffix An adjective suffix meaning of or pertaining to, serving for; as in audit
ory, pertaining to or serving for hearing; prohibit ory, amendat ory, etc.
- suffix A noun suffix denoting that which pertains to, or
serves for; as in ambulat ory, that which serves for walking; consist ory, fact ory, etc.
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