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 for Angelic Hymn
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Angelic \An*gel"ic\, Angelical \An*gel"ic*al\, a. [L. angelicus,
     Gr. ?: cf. F. ang['e]lique.]
     1. Belonging to, or proceeding from, angels; resembling,
        characteristic of, or partaking of the nature of, an
        angel; heavenly; divine. "Angelic harps."
        --Thomson."Angelical actions." --Hooker.
        [1913 Webster]
              The union of womanly tenderness and angelic
              patience.                             --Macaulay.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. having a sweet nature befitting an angel or cherub; as, an
        angelic smile.
     Syn: angelic, cherubic, seraphic, sweet.
          [WordNet 1.5]
     3. marked by utter benignity; resembling or befitting an
        angel or saint; as, angelic benificence.
     Syn: angelic, angelical, beatific, saintlike, saintly,
          [WordNet 1.5]
     Angelic Hymn, a very ancient hymn of the Christian Church;
        -- so called from its beginning with the song of the
        heavenly host recorded in Luke ii. 14. --Eadie.
        [1913 Webster]

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