Sacrificial definitions

săk'rə-fĭsh'əl
Of, relating to, or concerned with a sacrifice.

A sacrificial offering.

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Of, having the nature of, used in, or offering a sacrifice.
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Relating to sacrifice.

The old sacrificial well is still there, but animals aren't thrown into it to appease monsters anymore.

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Used as a sacrifice.

The sacrificial coating protects the hull, but because it takes the damage the hull doesn't, we must replace it annually.

The ceremony involves the ritual slaying of a sacrificial lamb.

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Origin of sacrificial

From Latin sacrificiālis (“sacrificial"), from sacrificium (“sacrifice"), from sacrificus (“sacrificial"), from sacrificō (“sacrifice"), from sacer (“sacred, holy") + faciō (“do, make").