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benedictional

noun bene·dic·tion·al \ ¦be-nə-¦dik-shnəl , -shə-nᵊl \

Definition of benedictional

plural -s
: a book of benedictions

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Origin and Etymology of benedictional

Medieval Latin benedictionale, from neuter of benedictionalis of a benediction (in benedictionalis liber book of benedictions), from Late Latin benediction-, benedictio + Latin -alis -al


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benedictional

adjective bene·dic·tion·al \ ¦be-nə-¦dik-shnəl , -shə-nᵊl \

Definition of benedictional

: of or relating to benediction
  • the benedictional attitude of the child
  • —Herbert Read

Origin and Etymology of benedictional

benediction + -al


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