AskDefine | Define magistral

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Adjective

magistral
  1. Pertaining to a master; magisterial; authoritative; dogmatic.
  2. Commanded or prescribed by a magister, especially by a doctor; hence, effectual; sovereign; as, a magistral sirup.
  3. Formulated extemporaneously, or for a special case; opposed to officinal, and said of prescriptions and medicines.

Noun

magistral
  1. A sovereign medicine or remedy.
  2. A magistral line.
  3. 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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Etymology

magistralis - magistral line, guiding line.

Noun

magistral
  1. magistral line.

Declension

Adjective

magistral
  1. main, arterial.

References

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