heteroclitical love

Definitions

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  • adj. Anomalous, heteroclite.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as heteroclite.

Etymologies

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From heteroclite +‎ -ical.

Examples

  • He brags, moreover, that he was primus medicorum, and did more famous cures than all the physicians in Europe besides, [4166] a drop of his preparations should go farther than a dram, or ounce of theirs, those loathsome and fulsome filthy potions, heteroclitical pills (so he calls them), horse medicines, ad quoram aspectum Cyclops Polyphemus exhorresceret.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Tho 'no Solitaire, I am irreversibly resolved to be on this occasion heteroclitical.

    Life and Remains of John Clare

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