sacrificial

[sak-ruh-fish-uhl]
adjective
pertaining to or concerned with sacrifice.

Origin:
1600–10; < Latin sacrifici(um) sacrifice + -al1

sacrificially, adverb
nonsacrificial, adjective
oversacrificial, adjective
oversacrificially, adverb
presacrificial, adjective
unsacrificial, adjective
unsacrificially, adverb
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sacrificial (ˌsækrɪˈfɪʃəl)
 
adj
used in or connected with a sacrifice
 
sacri'ficially
 
adv

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Example sentences
According to the researchers, some water molecules surround the almost-planet
  dust and act as almost a sacrificial layer.
Evidence indicates that the main chamber complex was ringed with sacrificial
  burials.
Any salt that does get into the system of this tree species is sent to
  sacrificial leaves.
The sacrificial bloodletting is accompanied by the offering of a fish to
  represent the watery underworld.
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