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virginal1

[vur-juh-nl] /ˈvɜr dʒə nl/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or befitting a virgin:
virginal purity.
2.
continuing in a state of virginity.
3.
pure; unsullied; untouched:
a virginal mountain stream.
4.
Zoology. not fertilized.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English < Latin virginālis, equivalent to virgin- virgin + -ālis -al1
Related forms
virginally, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for virginally

virginal1

/ˈvɜːdʒɪnəl/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, characterized by, proper to, or maintaining a state of virginity; chaste
2.
extremely pure or fresh; untouched; undefiled
Derived Forms
virginally, adverb
Word Origin
C15: from Latin virginālis maidenly, from virgō virgin

virginal2

/ˈvɜːdʒɪnəl/
noun
1.
(often pl) a smaller version of the harpsichord, but oblong in shape, having one manual and no pedals
Derived Forms
virginalist, noun
Word Origin
C16: probably from Latin virginālisvirginal1, perhaps because it was played largely by young ladies
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