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pulchritude

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noun pul·chri·tude \ˈpəl-krə-ˌtüd, -ˌtyüd\

Definition of pulchritude

  1. :  physical comeliness

pul·chri·tu·di·nous play \ˌpəl-krə-ˈtüd-nəs, -ˈtyüd-; -ˈtü-dən-əs, -ˈtyü-\ adjective


Origin of pulchritude

Middle English, from Latin pulchritudin-, pulchritudo, from pulchr-, pulcher beautiful


First Known Use: 15th century


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