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assertory


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Assertory  \As*sert"o*ry\,  a.  [L.  assertorius  fr  asserere.] 
  Affirming;  maintaining. 
 
  Arguments  .  .  .  assertory,  not  probatory.  --Jer. 
  Taylor. 
 
  An  assertory,  not  a  promissory,  declaration.  --Bentham. 
 
  A  proposition  is  assertory,  when  it  enounces  what  is 
  known  as  actual.  --Sir  W. 
  Hamilton.