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connubial


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Connubial  \Con*nu"bi*al\,  a.  [L.  connubialis  fr  connubium 
  marriage;  con-  +  nubere  to  veil,  to  marry.  See  {Nupital}.] 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  marriage,  or  the  marriage  state; 
  conjugal;  nuptial. 
 
  Nor  Eve  the  rites  Mysterious  of  connubial  love  refused. 
  --Milton. 
 
  Kind  connubial  tenderness.  --Goldsmith. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  connubial 
  adj  :  of  or  relating  to  marriage  or  to  the  relationship  between  a 
  wife  and  husband;  "connubial  bliss";  "conjugal  visits" 
  [syn:  {conjugal}] 
  adv  :  in  a  conjugal  manner  [syn:  {conjugally}] 




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