Definitions for magistralˈmædʒ ə strəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mag•is•tralˈmædʒ ə strəl(adj.)

  1. Ref: magisterial (def. 1). 1

Origin of magistral:

1565–75; < L magistrālis of a master

mag′is•tral•ly(adv.)

Wiktionary

  1. magistral(Noun)

    A sovereign medicine or remedy.

  2. magistral(Noun)

    A magistral line.

  3. magistral(Noun)

    Powdered copper pyrites used in the amalgamation of ores of silver, as at the Spanish mines of Mexico and South America.

  4. magistral(Adjective)

    Pertaining to or befitting a master; authoritative.

  5. magistral(Adjective)

    Sovereign (of a remedy); extremely effective.

  6. magistral(Adjective)

    Formulated extemporaneously, or for a special case; opposed to officinal, and said of prescriptions and medicines.

  7. Origin: From magistral, and its source, magistralis, from magister.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Magistral(adj)

    pertaining to a master; magisterial; authoritative; dogmatic

  2. Magistral(adj)

    commanded or prescribed by a magister, esp. by a doctor; hence, effectual; sovereign; as, a magistral sirup

  3. Magistral(adj)

    formulated extemporaneously, or for a special case; -- opposed to officinal, and said of prescriptions and medicines

  4. Magistral(noun)

    a sovereign medicine or remedy

  5. Magistral(noun)

    a magistral line

  6. Magistral(noun)

    powdered copper pyrites used in the amalgamation of ores of silver, as at the Spanish mines of Mexico and South America


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

masterly(adjective)

showing the skill of a master

His handling of the situation was masterly.

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