15th century, in the meaning defined above
borrowed from Late Latin adverbiālis, from Latin adverbium adverb entry 1 + -ālis -al entry 1
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“Adverbial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adverbial. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.
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