adverb see conventual I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • conventually — con·ven·tu·al·ly …   English syllables

  • conventually — wəlē, li adverb : in a manner belonging to or befitting a convent or the monastic life : monastically …   Useful english dictionary

  • conventual — conventually, adj. /keuhn ven chooh euhl/, adj. 1. of, belonging to, or characteristic of a convent. n. 2. See Friar Minor Conventual. 3. a member of a convent or monastery. [1375 1425; late ME < ML conventualis, equiv. to L conventu , s. of… …   Universalium

  • conventual — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French or Medieval Latin; Anglo French conventuel, from Medieval Latin conventualis, from conventus convent Date: 15th century 1. of, relating to, or befitting a convent or monastic life ;… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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