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odyl

or odyle

[od-il, oh-dil] /ˈɒd ɪl, ˈoʊ dɪl/
noun
1.
od.
Origin of odyl
1840-1850
1840-50; od + -yl < Greek hȳ́lē matter; see -yl
Related forms
odylic
[oh-dil-ik] /oʊˈdɪl ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
odylism, noun
odylist, noun
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  • It is quite probable also that the odylic emanation of the terrestrial magnet has also a polar arrangement.

    The Faith Doctor Edward Eggleston
  • The doctor has a number of cases, and held that crystal possesses an ‘odylic’ quality.

  • Her magnetism had never before been so much out of harmony with every sort of odylic emanation in the universe as at this moment.

    The Faith Doctor Edward Eggleston
British Dictionary definitions for odylic

odyl

/ˈɒdɪl/
noun
1.
other words for od
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