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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Completely sealed.

Usage examples (34)
  • Some monks of the Middle Ages live within the hermetic confines of an isolated life.
  • When later in life her work was called hermetic and she herself a "sacred monster," it was to her own great dismay.
  • Even to this day, we use the term "hermetic" in the sense of "secret";
  • Reading here is a hermetic act devoid of any rationality. for more
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