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biographical

bi·o·graph·i·cal

biographical

pronunciation:
baI grae fih kl
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or relating to the facts and circumstances of a person's life.
biographical information in a job application
definition 2: of or relating to biography.
a biographical encyclopedia of composers
derivations: biographic (adj.), biographically (adv.)
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The word biographical contains the following part:
-al2, -ial, -ual Latin adjective-forming suffix that means pertaining to
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The suffix -al2, -ial attaches primarily to nouns (national , environmental ) but sometimes to Latin or Greek roots (final , capital , comical ) to form adjectives. See also -ar1.