Definitions of "declaratory"
  1. Used to state or explain something
  2. Establishing what already exists legally
  3. Making clear a certain legal right or understanding
How to use "declaratory" in a sentence
  1. When the legislation was unclear, the court issued a declaratory statement to clarify its intent.
  2. Through a declaratory judgement, the court affirmed the existing laws regarding private property.
  3. The organization requested a declaratory ruling to establish their legal rights in the dispute.

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