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confirmatory

[kuh n-fur-muh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /kənˈfɜr məˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
adjective
1.
serving to confirm; corroborative.
Also, confirmative.
Origin
1630-1640
1630-40; < Medieval Latin confirmātōrius, equivalent to Latin confirmā(re) (see confirm) + -tōrius -tory1
Related forms
nonconfirmative, adjective
nonconfirmatory, adjective
unconfirmative, adjective
unconfirmatory, adjective
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