physiognomic

adjective
phys·​i·​og·​nom·​ic | \ ˌfi-zē-ə(g)-ˈnä-mik How to pronounce physiognomic (audio) \
variants: or less commonly physiognomical \ ˌfi-​zē-​ə(g)-​ˈnä-​mi-​kəl How to pronounce physiognomic (audio) \

Definition of physiognomic

: of, relating to, or characteristic of physiognomy or the physiognomy

Other Words from physiognomic

physiognomically \ ˌfi-​zē-​ə(g)-​ˈnä-​mi-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce physiognomic (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of physiognomic

1577, in the meaning defined above

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“Physiognomic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/physiognomic. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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physiognomic

adjective
phys·​i·​og·​nom·​ic | \ ˌfiz-ē-ə(g)-ˈnäm-ik How to pronounce physiognomic (audio) \
variants: also physiognomical \ -​i-​kəl How to pronounce physiognomic (audio) \

Medical Definition of physiognomic

: of, relating to, or characteristic of physiognomy or the physiognomy

Other Words from physiognomic

physiognomically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce physiognomic (audio) \ adverb

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