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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Beatific  \Be`a*tif"ic\,  Beatifical  \Be`a*tif"ic*al\,  a.  [Cf.  F. 
  b['e]atifique,  L.  beatificus  See  {Beatify}.] 
  Having  the  power  to  impart  or  complete  blissful  enjoyment; 
  blissful.  ``The  beatific  vision.''  --South.  -- 
  {Be`a*tif"ic*al*ly},  adv 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  beatific 
  adj  1:  experiencing  or  bestowing  celestial  joy;  "beatific  peace" 
  2:  marked  by  utter  benignity;  resembling  or  befitting  an  angel 
  or  saint;  "angelic  benificence";  "a  beatific  smile";  "a 
  saintly  concern  for  his  fellow  men";  "my  sainted  mother" 
  [syn:  {angelic},  {angelical},  {saintlike},  {saintly},  {sainted}] 




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