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  • 1 Conventual — Con*ven tu*al (?; 135), a. [LL. conventualis: cf. F. conventuel.] Of or pertaining to a convent; monastic. A conventual garb. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] {Conventual church}, a church attached or belonging to a convent or monastery. Wordsworth.… …

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  • 2 conventual — conventuál adj. m., pl. conventuáli; f. sg. conventuálă, pl. conventuále Trimis de siveco, 12.01.2007. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  CONVENTUÁL, Ă adj. referitor la un convent. (< fr. conventuel …

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  • 3 conventual — adj. 2 g. 1. Do convento ou a ele relativo. • s. 2 g. 2. Pessoa que reside num convento. 3. missa conventual: missa alta do dia (celebrada das nove horas em diante).   ‣ Etimologia: latim medieval conventualis, e …

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  • 4 conventual — (Del lat. conventuālis). 1. adj. Perteneciente o relativo al convento. 2. m. Religioso que reside en un convento, o es individuo de una comunidad. 3. Religioso franciscano cuya orden posee rentas. Los hubo en España, y hoy se conservan en otros… …

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  • 5 conventual — [kən ven′cho͞o əl] adj. [ME < ML conventualis] of, like, or characteristic of a convent n. 1. a member of a convent 2. [C ] a member of a branch (Friars Minor Conventual) of the Franciscan order under a modified rule that permits the holding… …

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  • 6 Conventual — Con*ven tu*al, n. One who lives in a convent; a monk or nun; a recluse. Addison. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 7 conventual — ► adjetivo 1 RELIGIÓN Del convento: ■ asistieron a regañadientes a la misa conventual, pero salieron muy satisfechos. ► sustantivo masculino femenino 2 RELIGIÓN Religioso que reside en un convento. ► sustantivo masculino 3 RELIGIÓN Religioso… …

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  • 8 conventual — {{#}}{{LM C10347}}{{〓}} {{SynC10595}} {{[}}conventual{{]}} ‹con·ven·tual› {{《}}▍ adj.inv.{{》}} De un convento o relacionado con él: • Nos contó que la vida conventual era muy sacrificada.{{○}} {{#}}{{LM SynC10595}}{{〓}} {{CLAVE… …

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  • 9 conventual — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French or Medieval Latin; Anglo French conventuel, from Medieval Latin conventualis, from conventus convent Date: 15th century 1. of, relating to, or befitting a convent or monastic life ;… …

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  • 10 conventual — conventually, adj. /keuhn ven chooh euhl/, adj. 1. of, belonging to, or characteristic of a convent. n. 2. See Friar Minor Conventual. 3. a member of a convent or monastery. [1375 1425; late ME < ML conventualis, equiv. to L conventu , s. of… …

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  • 11 conventual — 1. adjective /kənˈvɛntjuːəl/ Pertaining to a convent or convent life; cloistered, monastic. The Breton Club resumed its meetings in the refectory of an empty conventual building in the rue Saint Jacques. 2. noun /kənˈvɛntjuːəl/ A member of a… …

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  • 12 conventual — adj. & n. adj. 1 of or belonging to a convent. 2 of the less strict branch of the Franciscans, living in large convents. n. 1 a member or inmate of a convent. 2 a conventual Franciscan. Etymology: ME f. med.L conventualis (as CONVENT) …

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  • 13 conventual — con|ven|tu|al Mot Agut Nom masculí …

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  • 14 conventual — adjetivo monástico, monacal. * * * Sinónimos: ■ monacal, monástico, cenobítico, cartujo, claustral …

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  • 15 conventual — adv. of or pertaining to a convent …

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  • 16 conventual — [kən vɛntʃʊəl] adjective relating or belonging to a convent. ↘relating to the less strict order of the Franciscans, living in large convents. noun a person who lives in or is a member of a convent. Origin ME: from med. L. conventualis, from L.… …

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  • 17 conventual — I. a. Monastic. II. n. Monk or nun (as the case may be) …

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  • 18 Conventual — in the manner of a monastery …

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  • 19 conventual — con·ven·tu·al …

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  • 20 conventual — con•ven•tu•al [[t]kənˈvɛn tʃu əl[/t]] adj. 1) rel of, belonging to, or characteristic of a convent 2) rel a member of a convent or monastery • Etymology: 1375–1425; late ME < ML conventuālis= L conventu , s. of conventus convent+ ālis al I… …

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