monitory

[mon-i-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈmɒn ɪˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
adjective
1.
serving to admonish or warn; admonitory.
2.
giving monition.
noun, plural monitories.
3.
Also called monitory letter. a letter, as one from a bishop, containing a monition.
Origin
1400–50; late Middle English < Latin monitōrius reminding, warning, equivalent to moni- (see monitor) + -tōrius -tory1
British Dictionary definitions for monitory letter
monitory (ˈmɒnɪtərɪ, -trɪ)
 
adj
1.  warning or admonishing: a monitory look
 
n , -ries
2.  rare a letter containing a monition

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Word Origin and History for monitory letter
monitory
mid-15c., from L. monitorius, from monitor (see monitor).
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Tile value for monitory

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