adjective see cornucopia

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  • Cornucopian — A cornucopian is a futurist who believes that continued progress and provision of material items for mankind can be met by similarly continued advances in technology. Fundamentally they believe that there is enough matter and energy on the Earth… …   Wikipedia

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  • cornucopian — cornucopia ► NOUN 1) a symbol of plenty consisting of a goat s horn overflowing with flowers, fruit, and corn. 2) an abundant supply of good things. DERIVATIVES cornucopian adjective. ORIGIN from Latin cornu copiae horn of plenty (a mythical horn …   English terms dictionary

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  • cornucopian — adj. of or pertaining to a cornucopia (horn shaped vessel); plentiful, abundant; horn shaped …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cornucopian — cor·nu·co·pi·an …   English syllables

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