Aulic Au"lic, n. The ceremony observed in conferring the degree of doctor of divinity in some European universities. It begins by a harangue of the chancellor addressed to the young doctor, who then receives the cap, and presides at the disputation (also called the aulic). [1913 Webster]

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  • aulic — AÚLIC, Ă, aulici, ce, adj. Care aparţine curţii unui suveran, privitor la curtea unui suveran. – Din lat. aulicus, fr. aulique. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  aúlic adj. m., pl. aúlici; f …   Dicționar Român

  • Aulic — Au lic, a. [L. aulicus, Gr. ?, fr. ? hall, court, royal court.] Pertaining to a royal court. [1913 Webster] Ecclesiastical wealth and aulic dignities. Landor. [1913 Webster] {Aulic council} (Hist.), a supreme court of the old German empire;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • aulic — ˈȯlik, ˈau̇l adjective Etymology: French aulique, from Latin aulicus, from Greek aulikos, from Greek aulē + ikos ic 1. : of or relating to a court : courtly ecclesiastical wealth and aulic dignities W.S.Landor 2. [New Latin aula + English …   Useful english dictionary

  • aulic — /aw lik/, adj. of or pertaining to a royal court. [1695 1705; < L aulicus < Gk aulikós courtly, equiv. to aul(é) hall, court + ikos IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • aulic — 1. adjective Of or pertaining to a royal court; courtly 2. noun A ceremony at some European universities to confer a doctor of divinity degree …   Wiktionary

  • àulic — àu|lic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • aulic — au·lic …   English syllables

  • aulic —   a. courtly; ceremonious …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • aulic — /olik/ Pertaining to a royal court …   Black's law dictionary

  • aulic — /olik/ Pertaining to a royal court …   Black's law dictionary

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