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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Ambrosial  \Am*bro"sial\,  a.  [L.  ambrosius  Gr  ?.] 
  1.  Consisting  of  or  partaking  of  the  nature  of  ambrosia; 
  delighting  the  taste  or  smell;  delicious.  ``Ambrosial 
  food.''  ``Ambrosial  fragrance.''  --Milton. 
 
  2.  Divinely  excellent  or  beautiful.  ``Shakes  his  ambrosial 
  curls.''  --Pope. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  ambrosial 
  adj  1:  extremely  pleasing  to  the  taste;  sweet  and  fragrant;  "a 
  nectarous  drink";  "ambrosial  food"  [syn:  {ambrosian}, 
  {nectarous}] 
  2:  worthy  of  the  gods  [syn:  {ambrosian}] 




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