comedical

comedic

[kuh-mee-dik, -med-ik]
adjective
of, pertaining to, or of the nature of comedy.
Also, comedical.


Origin:
1630–40; < Latin cōmoedicus < Greek kōmōidikós, equivalent to kōmōid(ía) comedy + -ikos -ic

comedically, adverb

comedic, comic, comical.
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comedic (kəˈmiːdɪk)
 
adj
of or relating to comedy

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comedic
1630s, from L. comoedicus, from Gk. komoidikos "pertaining to comedy," from komoidia (see comedy).
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