\\|d(y)üd.ərə|nämik\ adjective
Usage: usually capitalized
Etymology: Deuteronomy, the fifth book of the Old Testament (alteration — influenced by Late Latin Deuteronomium — of earlier Deutronome, from Middle English Deutronomie, modification of Late Latin Deuteronomium, from Greek Deuteronomion, from deuter- deuter- (I) + -nomion — from nomos law) + English -ic — more at nimble
: of, relating to, or in the style of the biblical book of Deuteronomy

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