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platitudinal

[plat-i-tood-n-uh l, -tyood-] /ˌplæt ɪˈtud n əl, -ˈtyud-/
adjective
Origin of platitudinal
1865-1870
1865-70; platitude + -inal (see -al1), on the model of L derivatives of abstract nouns in -tūdō, stem -tūdin- (cf. latitudinal)
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  • The conversation, owing to the intervention of other of the guests, became general and platitudinal.

    The Devil's Paw E. Phillips Oppenheim

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