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Definition of Pestilential

Pestilential
Pestilential Pes`ti*len"tial, a. [Cf. F. pestilentiel.] 1. Having the nature or qualities of a pestilence. ``Sends the pestilential vapors.' --Longfellow. 2. Hence: Mischievous; noxious; pernicious; morally destructive. So pestilential, so infectious a thing is sin. --Jer. Taylor.

Meaning of Pestilential from wikipedia

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