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  • Cataclysmal — Cat a*clys mal, Cataclysmic Cat a*clys mic, a. Of or pertaining to a cataclysm. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cataclysmal — cataclysmique [ kataklismik ] adj. • 1863; de cataclysme ♦ Didact. 1 ♦ Géol. Qui fait intervenir le bouleversement causé par un cataclysme. Théorie cataclysmique de la formation de l écorce terrestre. 2 ♦ Qui a le caractère d un cataclysme. ⇒… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • cataclysmal — adjective As destructive as a cataclysm. That they have been exterminated by exceptional cataclysmal changes of the earths surface has not been proved. Syn: cataclysmic …   Wiktionary

  • cataclysmal — adjective see cataclysm …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cataclysmal — See cataclysmic. * * * …   Universalium

  • cataclysmal — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Causing ruin or destruction: calamitous, cataclysmic, catastrophic, destructive, disastrous, fatal, fateful, ruinous. See HELP …   English dictionary for students

  • cataclysmal — adj. disastrous, catastrophic, dreadful; pertaining to a natural disaster …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cataclysmal — cat·a·clys·mal …   English syllables

  • cataclysmal — adjective severely destructive cataclysmic nuclear war a cataclysmic earthquake • Syn: ↑cataclysmic • Similar to: ↑destructive • Derivationally related forms: ↑cataclysm …   Useful english dictionary

  • cataclysmique ou cataclysmal, cataclysmale, cataclysmaux — ● cataclysmique ou cataclysmal, cataclysmale, cataclysmaux adjectif Littéraire. Qui a le caractère d un cataclysme …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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