adjective Phleg·e·thon·tal \¦flegə¦thäntəl, -ejə¦-\
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Definition of Phlegethontal


  1. :  of, relating to, or resembling a river of fire :  burning

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Origin and Etymology of phlegethontal

Latin phlegethontis phlegethontal (from Phlegethon, principal river of Hades that ran with fire instead of water, from Greek Phlegethōn, from phlegethein to blaze, from phlegein to burn) + English -al or -ic

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a brief usually trivial fact

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