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uxorial

[uhk-sawr-ee-uh l, -sohr-, uhg-zawr-, -zohr-] /ʌkˈsɔr i əl, -ˈsoʊr-, ʌgˈzɔr-, -ˈzoʊr-/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to a wife; typical of or befitting a wife.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; < Latin ūxōri(us) pertaining to a wife + -al
Related forms
uxorially, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for uxorially

uxorial

/ʌkˈsɔːrɪəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to a wife: uxorial influence
Derived Forms
uxorially, adverb
Word Origin
C19: from Latin uxor wife
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