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adj. Ecclesiastical
1. Of or associated with Jesus as the Lord.
2. Relating to Sunday as the Lord's day.

[Late Latin dominicālis, from Latin dominicus, of a lord, from dominus, lord; see dem- in Indo-European roots.]
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1. (Theology) of, relating to, or emanating from Jesus Christ as Lord
2. (Ecclesiastical Terms) of or relating to Sunday as the Lord's Day
[C15: from Late Latin dominicālis, from Latin dominus lord]
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(dəˈmɪn ɪ kəl)

1. of or pertaining to Jesus Christ as Lord.
2. of or pertaining to the Lord's Day, or Sunday.
[1530–40; < Late Latin dominicālis= Latin dominic(us) of a lord (see domain) + -ālis -al1]
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Adj.1.dominical - of or relating to or coming from Jesus Christ
2.dominical - of or relating to Sunday as the Lord's Day
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