Definitions

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  • adv. In an inaugural way.

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  • adv. so as to inaugurate

Etymologies

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inaugural +‎ -ly

Examples

  • Last week they chose an inaugurally-slow Thursday to stage an extremely public act of charity (are there any other kind these days?) just blocks from the White House.

    Annie Groer: Washington Brings Out The Fur

  • Metaphor, as the paternal signifier, inaugurally splits the human subject between undifferentiated biological being and self-identification in language, furnishing identity at the expense of the real.

    Reading Machines

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