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  • Hortative

    [hawr-tuh-tiv] /ˈhɔr tə tɪv/ adjective 1. . adj. c.1600, from Latin hortativus, from past participle stem of hortari “to exhort” (see hortatory).

  • Hortatory

    [hawr-tuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈhɔr təˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ adjective 1. urging to some course of conduct or action; exhorting; encouraging: a hortatory speech. /ˈhɔːtətərɪ; -trɪ/ adjective 1. tending to exhort; encouraging adj. 1580s, from Middle French hortatoire and directly from Late Latin hortatorius “encouraging, cheering,” from hortatus, past participle of hortari “exhort, encourage, urge, incite, instigate,” […]

  • Hortega cell

    Hortega cell Hor·te·ga cell (ôr-tā’gə) n. See microglia.

  • Hortense

    [hawr-tens] /ˈhɔr tɛns/ noun 1. a female given name. /French ɔrtɑ̃s/ noun 1. See (Eugénie Hortense de) Beauharnais fem. proper name, from Latin Hortensia, fem. of Hortensius, a Roman gens name, related to hortus “garden” (see yard (n.1)).

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