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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Encomiastic  \En*co`mi*as"tic\,  Encomiastical 
  \En*co`mi*as"tic*al\,  a.  [Gr.  ?.] 
  Bestowing  praise;  praising;  eulogistic;  laudatory;  as  an 
  encomiastic  address  or  discourse.  --  {En*co`mi*as"tic*al*ly}, 
  adv 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Encomiastic  \En*co`mi*as"tic\,  n. 
  A  panegyric.  --B.  Jonson 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  encomiastic 
  adj  :  formal  expression  of  praise  [syn:  {eulogistic},  {panegyric}, 
  {panegyrical}] 




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