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le·thal / ˈlē[unvoicedth]əl/ • adj. sufficient to cause death: a lethal cocktail of alcohol and pills. ∎  harmful or destructive: the Krakatoa eruption was the most lethal on record. DERIVATIVES: le·thal·i·ty / lēˈ[unvoicedth]alətē/ n. le·thal·ly adv.

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lethal XVII. — L. lethālis, f. lēthum, var. of lētum death, by assoc. with Gr. lḗthē oblivion, used as a proper name in L. (whence Lethe XVI)for a river in Hades, the water of which, when drunk, produced oblivion of the past; see -AL1.

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lethal •Ethel • lethal • brothel • betrothal •Cavell, cavil, gavel, gravel, ravel, travel •Havel, larval, marvel, Marvell, rondavel •bedevil, bevel, devil, dishevel, kevel, level, revel, split-level •daredevil • she-devil • eye level •naval, navel •coeval, evil, Khedival, medieval, primeval, retrieval, shrieval, upheaval •civil, drivel, shrivel, snivel, swivel •carnival • Percival • perspectival •festival • aestival (US estival) •adjectival, arrival, deprival, genitival, imperatival, infinitival, outrival, relatival, revival, rival, substantival, survival •archival •grovel, hovel, novel •oval •approval, removal •Lovell, shovel •interval • serval • narwhal •coequal, equal, prequel, sequel •bilingual, lingual, monolingual, multilingual •rorqual • Hywel •Daniel, spaniel

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