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vir•gin•al



Pronunciation: (vûr'ju-nl), [key]
adj.
1. of, pertaining to, characteristic of, or befitting a virgin: virginal purity.
2. continuing in a state of virginity.
3. pure; unsullied; untouched: a virginal mountain stream.
4. Zool.not fertilized.

vir•gin•al



Pronunciation: (vûr'ju-nl), [key]
n.
Often, virginals. a rectangular harpsichord with the strings stretched parallel to the keyboard, the earlier types placed on a table: popular in the 16th and 17th centuries.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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