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adjectival

[ aj-ik-tahy-vuhl ]
/ ˌædʒ ɪkˈtaɪ vəl /
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adjective
of, relating to, or used as an adjective.
describing by means of many adjectives; depending for effect on intensive qualification of subject matter, as a writer, style, or essay.
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Origin of adjectival

First recorded in 1790–1800; adjective + -al1

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