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Overview of adj providential

The adj providential has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) heaven-sent, providential, miraculous

(peculiarly fortunate or appropriate; as if by divine intervention; "a heaven-sent rain saved the crops"; "a providential recovery")

2. providential

(relating to or characteristic of providence; "assumption that nature operates only according to a providential plan"- M.R.Cohen)

3. providential, divine

(resulting from divine providence; "providential care"; "a providential visitation") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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