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piacular

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Early 17th century, from the Latin piacularis via the French piaculaire.

AdjectiveEdit

piacular (comparative more piacular, superlative most piacular)

  1. Requiring atonement or reparation; wicked or sinful.
  2. Expiatory.

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