suppletory

suppletory

[suhp-li-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]
adjective
supplying a deficiency.

Origin:
1620–30; < Late Latin supplētōrius, equivalent to supplē(re) (see suppletion) + -tōrius -tory1

suppletorily, adverb
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suppletory (ˈsʌplɪtərɪ, -trɪ)
 
adj
archaic remedying deficiencies; supplementary
 
'suppletorily
 
adv

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