initiatory definition

  • adjective:
    • Introductory; preliminary.
    • Tending or regularly start.
    • Of or regarding initiation
    • inceptive, initial, inaugural or basic
    • ideal for an introduction or start; introductory; prefatory.
    • Tending or providing to initiate; introducing by training, or by the usage and application of signs or ceremonies; elementary; standard.
    • providing setting in movement
  • noun:
    • An introductory work or rite.
    • An introductory act or rite.
    • An introductory process or kind.
  • others:
    • Of, with respect to, or suitable for a beginning or introduction; introductory: since, an initiatory step.
    • Initiating or providing to initiate; exposing by instruction, or by prescribed formalities.

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