predial

[pree-dee-uh l]
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adjective


Nearby words

  1. predetermination,
  2. predetermine,
  3. predetermined,
  4. predeterminer,
  5. prediabetes,
  6. prediastole,
  7. predicable,
  8. predicament,
  9. predicant,
  10. predicate

praedial

or pre·di·al

[pree-dee-uh l]

adjective

of, relating to, or consisting of land or its products; real; landed.
arising from or consequent upon the occupation of land.
attached to land.

Origin of praedial

1425–75; late Middle English < Medieval Latin praediālis landed, equivalent to Latin praedi(um) farm, estate + -ālis -al1

Related formsprae·di·al·i·ty, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for predial

predial

adjective

a variant spelling of praedial

praedial

predial

adjective

of or relating to land, farming, etc
attached to or occupying land
Derived Formspraediality or prediality, noun

Word Origin for praedial

C16: from Medieval Latin praediālis, from Latin praedium farm, estate

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