purgatorial

[pur-guh-tawr-ee-uhl, -tohr-]
adjective
1.
removing or purging sin; expiatory: purgatorial rites.
2.
of, pertaining to, or like purgatory.

Origin:
1490–1500; purgatory + -al1

nonpurgatorial, adjective
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purgatorial (ˌpɜːɡəˈtɔːrɪəl)
 
adj
1.  serving to purify from sin
2.  of, relating to, or like purgatory
 
purgatorially
 
adv

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Example sentences
It is not as if anyone is about to choose the plane again, when flying has become such a purgatorial way to travel.
Moreover, medieval theology allowed that the purgatorial process could be affected by the actions of the living.
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