Apothegmatical
Apothegmatic Ap`o*theg*mat"ic, Apothegmatical Ap`o*theg*mat"ic*al, a. [Gr. 'apofqegmatiko`s.] Pertaining to, or in the manner of, an apothegm; sententious; pithy. [1913 Webster]

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  • apothegmatical — index compact (pithy) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • apothegmatical — See apothegmatic. * * * …   Universalium

  • apothegmatical — adj. pertaining to an apothegm (saying, maxim) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • apothegmatical — ap·o·theg·mat·i·cal …   English syllables

  • apothegmatical — adjective given to or characterized by terse apothegms • Syn: ↑apothegmatic • Pertains to noun: ↑apothegm, ↑apothegm (for: ↑apothegmatic) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • apothegmatic — adjective 1. given to or characterized by terse apothegms • Syn: ↑apothegmatical • Pertains to noun: ↑apothegm (for: ↑apothegmatical), ↑apothegm • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • ap|o|phtheg|mat|i|cal — «AP uh thehg MAT uh kuhl», adjective. = apothegmatical. (Cf. ↑apothegmatical) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Apothegmatic — Ap o*theg*mat ic, Apothegmatical Ap o*theg*mat ic*al, a. [Gr. apofqegmatiko s.] Pertaining to, or in the manner of, an apothegm; sententious; pithy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • apothegm — apothegmatic /ap euh theg mat ik/, apothegmatical, adj. apothegmatically, adv. /ap euh them /, n. a short, pithy, instructive saying; a terse remark or aphorism. Also, apophthegm. [1545 55; earlier apothegma < Gk apóphthegma, equiv. to apophtheg… …   Universalium

  • compact — I (dense) adjective arranged within a small space, bunched, close, close knit, close set, close together, closely united, clustered, cohesive, compacted, compressed, concentrated, condensed, consolidated, constricted, constringed, contracted,… …   Law dictionary

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