Definition of -atory in English:

-atory

Syllabification: -atory

suffix

(Forming adjectives) relating to or involving an action: explanatory predatory

Origin

from Latin -atorius.

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Pronunciation: əˈnɒm(ə)ləs
adjective
deviating from what is standard, normal, or expected