prandial

[ pran-dee-uh l ]
/ ˈpræn di əl /
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adjective

of or relating to a meal, especially dinner.

Origin of prandial

1810–20; < Latin prandi(um) luncheon, meal + -al1

Related forms

pran·di·al·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for prandial

prandial

/ (ˈprændɪəl) /

adjective

facetious of or relating to a meal

Derived Forms

prandially, adverb

Word Origin for prandial

C19: from Latin prandium meal, luncheon
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Medicine definitions for prandial

prandial

[ prăndē-əl ]

adj.

Of or relating to a meal.

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