adjective con·ju·gi·al \kənˈjügēəl\

Definition of conjugial

  1. :  matrimonial —used to distinguish the Swedenborgian conception of marriage as a spiritual union

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Origin and Etymology of conjugial

Latin conjugialis, from conjugium marriage (from conjug-, conjux husband, wife) + -ialis -ial — more at conjugal

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a brief usually trivial fact

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