- characteristic of or resembling lightning: the fulgurous cracking of a whip.
Origin of fulgurous
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The naturalists say they are generated in the sky by fulgurous exhalation conglobed in a cloud by the circumfused humor.The Book of the Damned
- rare flashing like or resembling lightning; fulgurant
C17: from Latin fulgur lightning
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