From Frenchinaugural, from inaugurer, from Latinaugurare (“to take omens”).
Inaugural Sentence Examples
On the 2nd of December 1841 he delivered his inaugural lecture.
The charges were based upon his inaugural address of the preceding year.
In 1691 he took his medical degree, pronouncing an "inaugural disputation," De chylosi vitiata.
Mr William O'Brien presided at the inaugural dinner on the 12th of April, and some English M.P.'s were present, but his chief supporter throughout was Father Humphreys.
His inaugural lecture on "The Study of History," afterwards published with notes displaying a vast erudition, made a great impression in the university, and the new professor's influence on historical study was felt in many important directions.