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Augustan

adjective Au·gus·tan \-ˈgəs-tən, ə-\

Definition of AUGUSTAN

1
:  of, relating to, or characteristic of Augustus Caesar or his age
2
:  of, relating to, or characteristic of the neoclassical period in England
Augustan noun

First Known Use of AUGUSTAN

1704

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