predial

[ pree-dee-uh l ]
/ ˈpri di əl /

adjective

QUIZZES

This Word Of The Day Quiz Is Far From Thersitical
Have you mastered the meaning of phronesis? How about plethoric? Take the quiz on the words from the week of February 17 to 23 to find out.
Question 1 of 7
Lincolnesque

Definition for predial (2 of 2)

praedial

or pre·di·al

[ pree-dee-uh l ]
/ ˈpri di əl /

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

OTHER WORDS FROM praedial

prae·di·al·i·ty, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for predial

British Dictionary definitions for predial (1 of 2)

predial
/ (ˈpriːdɪəl) /

adjective

a variant spelling of praedial

British Dictionary definitions for predial (2 of 2)

praedial

predial

/ (ˈpriːdɪəl) /

adjective

of or relating to land, farming, etc
attached to or occupying land

Derived forms of praedial

praediality or prediality, noun

Word Origin for praedial

C16: from Medieval Latin praediālis, from Latin praedium farm, estate
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012