Definitions of propitiatory:
- adjective: intended to reconcile or appease
Example: "Sent flowers as a propitiatory gesture"
- adjective: having power to atone for or offered by way of expiation or propitiation
Example: "Expiatory (or propitiatory) sacrifice"
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