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finical

[ fin-i-kuhl ]
/ ˈfɪn ɪ kəl /
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adjective

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Origin of finical

First recorded in 1585–95; fine1 + -ical

OTHER WORDS FROM finical

un·fin·i·cal, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for finical

finical
/ (ˈfɪnɪkəl) /

adjective

another word for finicky

Derived forms of finical

finicality, nounfinically, adverbfinicalness, noun
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