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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 An·gel·ic An·gel·ic·al a.
 1. Belonging to, or proceeding from, angels; resembling, characteristic of, or partaking of the nature of, an angel; heavenly; divine.   Angelic harps.” --Thomson.Angelical actions.” --Hooker.
    The union of womanly tenderness and angelic patience.   --Macaulay.
 Angelic Hymn, a very ancient hymn of the Christian Church; -- so called from its beginning with the song of the heavenly host recorded in Luke ii. 14.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 An·gel·ic, a.  Chem. Of or derived from angelica; as, angelic acid; angelic ether.
 Angelic acid, an acid obtained from angelica and some other plants.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: 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: angelical, beatific, saintlike, saintly,
      2: of or relating to angels; "angelic messenger" [syn: angelical]
      3: having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub; "an
         angelic smile"; "a cherubic face"; "looking so seraphic
         when he slept"; "a sweet disposition" [syn: angelical, cherubic,
          seraphic, sweet]