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gno·mic

 (nō′mĭk)
adj.
Marked by aphorisms; aphoristic: gnomic verse; a gnomic style.
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gnomic

(ˈnəʊmɪk; ˈnɒm-) or

gnomical

adj
1. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) consisting of, containing, or relating to gnomes or aphorisms
2. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) of or relating to a writer of such sayings
ˈgnomically adv
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gno•mic1

(ˈnoʊ mɪk, ˈnɒm ɪk)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or resembling a gnome.
[1805–15]

gno•mic2

(ˈnoʊ mɪk, ˈnɒm ɪk)

also gno′mi•cal,



adj.
1. like or containing gnomes or aphorisms.
2. pertaining to or noting a writer of aphorisms, esp. any of certain Greek poets.
[1805–15; < Greek gnōmikós. See gnome2, -ic]
gno′mi•cal•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.gnomic - relating to or containing gnomes; "gnomic verse"
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Translations

gnomic

[ˈnəʊmɪk] ADJgnómico
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gnomic

[ˈnəʊmɪk] adj [remark] → gnomique
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gnomic

[ˈnəʊmɪk] adj (liter) → gnomico/a
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