Adamic

[ uh-dam-ik, ad-uh-mik ]
/ əˈdæm ɪk, ˈæd ə mɪk /

adjective

pertaining to or suggestive of Adam.

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decorum
Also A·dam·i·cal.

Origin of Adamic

First recorded in 1650–60; Adam + -ic

OTHER WORDS FROM Adamic

A·dam·i·cal·ly, adverbpost-A·dam·ic, adjective
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