odyl

or od·yle

[od-il, oh-dil]

Origin of odyl

1840–50; od + -yl < Greek hȳ́lē matter; see -yl
Related formso·dyl·ic [oh-dil-ik] /oʊˈdɪl ɪk/, adjectiveod·yl·ism, nounod·yl·ist, noun
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Examples from the Web for odylic

Historical Examples of odylic

  • It is quite probable also that the odylic emanation of the terrestrial magnet has also a polar arrangement.

    The Faith Doctor

    Edward Eggleston

  • Her magnetism had never before been so much out of harmony with every sort of odylic emanation in the universe as at this moment.

    The Faith Doctor

    Edward Eggleston

  • The doctor has a number of cases, and held that crystal possesses an ‘odylic’ quality.


British Dictionary definitions for odylic

odyl

odyle

noun
  1. other words for od
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