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Chaotick

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Chaótick. adj. [from chaos.] Resembling chaos; confused.

When the terraqueous globe was in a chaotick state, and the earthy particles subsided, then those several beds were, in all probability, reposited in the earth. Derham's Physico-Theology.

Sources: Derham, William (22)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Chaotick." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: February 27, 2012. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=6370.


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