draconic

adjective (1)
dra·​con·​ic | \drə-ˈkä-nik \

Definition of draconic 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to a dragon

draconic

adjective (2)
dra·​con·​ic | \drā-ˈkä-nik, drə-\

Definition of draconic (Entry 2 of 2)

First Known Use of draconic

Adjective (1)

1680, in the meaning defined above

Adjective (2)

1708, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for draconic

Adjective (1)

Latin dracon-, draco

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