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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Intending to admit to the state of being saved or preserved from harm

Usage examples (22)
  • I don't know about you guys, but I'm still having trouble with the word "salvific" It just sounds like some kind of unguent to me …
  • Now, I believe I have a salvific mission as a Catholic.
  • The salvific sense being conveyed, in both cases, is virtually interchangeable.
  • In short, an efficacious salvific process makes its participants better people. for more
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