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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Making or tending to make divine.
  • adj. Of or characterized by divine or godlike nature.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. divine, of or relating to a deity or deities

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Making divine; producing a likeness to God; god-making.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Making divine; deifying.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. characterized by divine or godlike nature

Etymologies

Late Latin deificus : Latin deus, god.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin deificus; deus ("god") + facio ("I make"): compare French déifique. (Wiktionary)

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