from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of the nature of a figment; feigned; imagined.
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Their beams could not cut the dureum linkages; they slid harmlessly past-not through 'the wraith-like, figmental invaders at whom they were aimed.
And Virgilia Samms, working now for something far more urgent and vastly more important than a figmental Galactic Patrol, hoped desperately that this Herkimer was not a muscle-reader too; for she knew that she was revealing her secrets even more completely than was he.