redemptory

redemptory

[ri-demp-tuh-ree]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to redemption; redemptive.
2.
redeeming; saving: a redemptory act.

Origin:
1590–1600; redempt(ion) + -ory1

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redemption (rɪˈdɛmpʃən)
 
n
1.  the act or process of redeeming
2.  the state of being redeemed
3.  Christianity
 a.  deliverance from sin through the incarnation, sufferings, and death of Christ
 b.  atonement for guilt
4.  conversion of paper money into bullion or specie
5.  a.  removal of a financial obligation by paying off a note, bond, etc
 b.  (as modifier): redemption date
 
[C14: via Old French from Latin redemptiō a buying back; see redeem]
 
re'demptional
 
adj
 
re'demptive
 
adj
 
re'demptory
 
adj
 
re'demptively
 
adv

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