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Definition of "symbolical" [symbolical]

  • Of, related to, or being a symbol; symbolic (adjective)
  • Of, related to, or being a emblem; emblematic (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "symbolical" in a sentence
  • "He finds a great deal beyond sermons in stones, and can point out to you a certain piece of rather confused-looking architecture, which he terms a symbolical epitome of all knowledge, human and divine -- an eikonographic encyclopædia."
  • "Heisenberg now considered the combination of all the oscillations of such a spectrum as one system, for the mathematical handling of which, he set out certain symbolical rules of calculation."
  • "The wine cup was not literally given by Jeremiah to the representatives of the different nations; but only in symbolical vision."