adjective squire·ar·chal \¦skwīə¦rärkəl, (ˈ)skwī¦rä-\
variants: or


\-ärkə̇kəl\ less commonly


\like squirearchal\

Definition of squirearchal

  1. :  of, relating to, characteristic of, or belonging to the squirearchy that image of the right life which has evolved from the aristocratic, squirearchal, and higher official culture — Edward Shils

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Origin and Etymology of squirearchal

squirearchal, squirearchical from squirearchy + -al or -ical; squirarchal from squirarchy + -al

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