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declaratory (dɪˈklærətərɪ, -trɪ)
1.  another word for declarative
2.  law
 a.  (of a statute) stating the existing law on a particular subject; explanatory
 b.  (of a decree or judgment) stating the rights of the parties without specifying the action to be taken

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