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[lok-yuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈlɒk yəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
noun, plural locutories.
Origin of locutory
1475-85; < Medieval Latin locūtōrium, equivalent to locū-, base of loquī to speak + -tōrium -tory2 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Inter-locutory language is inappropriate for leasable minerals decisions and is not to be used.
  • He was granted an inter locutory decree of divorce today on this showing.

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