adverb see cardinal II

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  • cardinally — cardinal ► NOUN 1) a leading dignitary of the Roman Catholic Church, nominated by and having the power to elect the Pope. 2) a deep scarlet colour like that of a cardinal s cassock. 3) an American songbird of which the male is partly or mostly… …   English terms dictionary

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  • cardinally — adv. essentially, fundamentally, primarily …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cardinally — car·di·nal·ly …   English syllables

  • cardinally — ˈ ̷ ̷d(ə)nəlē, i adverb : in a cardinal manner or degree : preeminently …   Useful english dictionary

  • cardinal — cardinally, adv. cardinalship, n. /kahr dn l/, adj. 1. of prime importance; chief; principal: of cardinal significance. 2. of the color cardinal. n. 3. Rom. Cath. Ch. a high ecclesiastic appointed by the pope to the College of Cardinals and… …   Universalium

  • cardinal — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from Medieval Latin cardinalis, from Late Latin cardinalis, adjective Date: 12th century 1. a high ecclesiastical official of the Roman Catholic Church who ranks next below the pope and is… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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