Augustan

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adjective Au·gus·tan \ȯ-ˈgəs-tən, ə-\

Definition of Augustan

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of Augustus Caesar or his age

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of the neoclassical period in England

Augustan

noun

First Known Use of augustan

1704


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