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ambrosial

[am-broh-zhuh l] /æmˈbroʊ ʒəl/
adjective
1.
exceptionally pleasing to taste or smell; especially delicious or fragrant.
2.
worthy of the gods; divine.
Origin of ambrosial
1590-1600
1590-1600; ambrosi(a) + -al1
Related forms
ambrosially, adverb
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Word Origin and History for ambrosial
adj.

1590s, "immortal, divine," from Latin ambrosius, from Greek ambrosios (see ambrosia).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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