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vaticinal

[vuh-tis-uh-nl]
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  1. of, relating to, or characterized by prophecy; prophetic.

Origin of vaticinal

1580–90; < Latin vāticin(us) prophetic (vāticin(ārī) to prophesy + -us adj. suffix) + -al1; see vaticinate
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Historical Examples

  • Any one in the wide world except the Marshams would have quickly recognized the inconvenience of having a vaticinal cook.

    Garrick's Pupil

    Auguston Filon

  • Giraldus has elsewhere spoken of this event in the Vaticinal History, book i. chap.


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