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dominical

[duh-min-i-kuh l] /dəˈmɪn ɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to Jesus Christ as Lord.
2.
of or pertaining to the Lord's Day, or Sunday.
Origin
1530-1540
1530-40; < Late Latin dominicālis, equivalent to Latin dominic(us) of a lord or the Lord (dominus lord, Lord + -icus -ic) + -ālis -al1
Related forms
undominical, adjective
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dominical

/dəˈmɪnɪkəl/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or emanating from Jesus Christ as Lord
2.
of or relating to Sunday as the Lord's Day
Word Origin
C15: from Late Latin dominicālis, from Latin dominus lord
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