institutionary

institutionary

[in-sti-too-shuh-ner-ee, -tyoo-]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to an institution or institutions; institutional.
2.
of or pertaining to institution, especially ecclesiastical institution.

Origin:
1640–50; institution + -ary

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institution (ˌɪnstɪˈtjuːʃən)
 
n
1.  the act of instituting
2.  an organization or establishment founded for a specific purpose, such as a hospital, church, company, or college
3.  the building where such an organization is situated
4.  an established custom, law, or relationship in a society or community
5.  Also called: institutional investor a large organization, such as an insurance company, bank, or pension fund, that has substantial sums to invest on a stock exchange
6.  informal a constant feature or practice: Jones' drink at the bar was an institution
7.  the appointment or admission of an incumbent to an ecclesiastical office or pastoral charge
8.  Christian theol the creation of a sacrament by Christ, esp the Eucharist
 
insti'tutionary
 
adj

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