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Bacchic

[bak-ik] /ˈbæk ɪk/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or honoring Bacchus.
2.
(lowercase) riotously or jovially intoxicated; drunken.
Origin
1660-1670
1660-70; < Latin Bacchicus < Greek Bakkhikós. See Bacchus, -ic
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Bacchic

/ˈbækɪk/
adjective
1.
of or relating to Bacchus
2.
(often not capital) riotously drunk
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