adjective cam·er·al \ˈkam(ə)rəl, ˈkaamrəl\

Definition of cameral

  1. 1 :  of or relating to a legislative or judicial chamber

  2. 2 :  cameralistic the cameral sciences

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Origin and Etymology of cameral

German kameral-, from Medieval Latin cameralis, from camera treasury (from Latin, arched roof) + Latin -alis -al — more at chamber

First Known Use: 1729

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a brief usually trivial fact

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