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pulchritudinous

[puhl-kri-tood-n-uh s, -tyood-] /ˌpʌl krɪˈtud n əs, -ˈtyud-/
adjective
1.
physically beautiful; comely.
Origin of pulchritudinous
1910-1915
1910-15, Americanism; < Latin pulchritūdin- (stem of pulchritūdō) + -ous
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Word Origin and History for pulchritudinous
adj.

1877, American English, from pulchritude (from Latin pulchritudino "beauty," genitive pulchritudinis) + -ous.

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