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 (mē′dē-ē′vəl, mĕd′ē-, mĭ-dē′vəl)
Variant of medieval.

me′di·ae′val·ism n.
me′di·ae′val·ist n.
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a variant spelling of medieval
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or me•di•ae•val

(ˌmi diˈi vəl, ˌmɛd i-, ˌmɪd i-, mɪdˈi vəl)

of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the Middle Ages.
[1820–30; < New Latin medi(um)aev(um) the middle age + -al1. See medium, age]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.mediaeval - relating to or belonging to the Middle Agesmediaeval - relating to or belonging to the Middle Ages; "Medieval scholars"; "Medieval times"
2.mediaeval - as if belonging to the Middle Ages; old-fashioned and unenlightened; "a medieval attitude toward dating"
nonmodern - not modern; of or characteristic of an earlier time
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miîalda-, frá/sem lÿtur aî miîöldum
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[ˌmɛdiˈiːvəl] adj (British) = medievalmedia group ngroupe m de médiasmedia hype nbattage m médiatique
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(mediˈiːvəl) , ((American) mi:-) adjective
of, or belonging to, the Middle Ages. medieval plays/music.
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مُتَعَلِقٌ بِالْقُرُونِ الْوُسْطَى středověký middelalderlig mittelalterlich μεσαιωνικός medieval keskiaikainen médiéval srednjovjekovni medievale 中世の 중세의 middeleeuws middelaldersk średniowieczny medieval средневековый medeltida เกี่ยวกับยุคกลาง ortaçağ thuộc thời Trung cổ 中世纪的
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References in classic literature ?
The gabled brick, tile, and freestone houses had almost dried off for the season their integument of lichen, the streams in the meadows were low, and in the sloping High Street, from the West Gateway to the mediaeval cross, and from the mediaeval cross to the bridge, that leisurely dusting and sweeping was in progress which usually ushers in an old-fashioned market-day.
an odd adventure!" I said to myself, as I stepped along in the spring morning air; for, being a pilgrim, I was involuntarily in a mediaeval frame of mind, and "Marry!
This important distinction between ubiquity and omnipresence was not clear to the mediaeval Church and there was much bloodshed about it.
"My dear fellow, mediaeval art is charming, but mediaeval emotions are out of date.
It is only necessary to add that on the whole the recovery of Hesiodic papyri goes to confirm the authority of the mediaeval MSS.
Nestled at the foot of the castle is the main concert stage where performances from the acclaimed singing group the Mediaeval Baebes will enchant and soothe.