magnificencemedical dictionary

The act of doing what magnificent; the state or quality of being magnificent. "Then cometh magnificence." . "And, for the heaven's wide circuit, let it speak The Maker's high magnificence, who built so spacious." (Milton) "The noblest monuments of Roman magnificence." (Eustace)

Origin: F. Magnificence, L. Magnificentia. See Magnific.

(01 Mar 1998)