Providential Prov`i*den"tial, a. [Cf. F. providentiel.] Effected by, or referable to, divine direction or superintendence; as, the providential contrivance of thing; a providential escape. -- {Prov"i*den"tial*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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