vatical


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vat·ic

 (văt′ĭk) also vat·i·cal (-ĭ-kəl)
adj.
Of or characteristic of a prophet; oracular.

[From Latin vātēs, seer, of Celtic origin; see wet- in Indo-European roots.]
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Adj.1.vatical - resembling or characteristic of a prophet or prophecyvatical - resembling or characteristic of a prophet or prophecy; "the high priest's divinatory pronouncement"; "mantic powers"; "a kind of sibylline book with ready and infallible answers to questions"
prophetic, prophetical - foretelling events as if by supernatural intervention; "prophetic writings"; "prophetic powers"; "words that proved prophetic"

vatical

adjective
Of or relating to the foretelling of events by or as if by supernatural means:
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