of or relating to an amide or amine.
characterized by or showing goodwill; friendly; peaceable: an amicable settlement. Contemporary Examples “It was a very peaceful, amicable, lovely divorce, where my siblings and I had a great, fun, healthy childhood,” he says. Adam Scott on ‘A.C.O.D.,’ Love & Divorce Kevin Fallon October 4, 2013 This dispute did not make for an amicable parting, according […]
characterized by or showing goodwill; friendly; peaceable: an amicable settlement. Historical Examples An appearance of amicability was assumed, and to the old argument they went, baiting the poor author like a bear tied to a stake. Rattlin the Reefer Edward Howard Promptly, inexplicably, with amicability, gratefully it was declined. Ulysses James Joyce adjective characterized by […]
- Amicable number
either of a pair of positive integers in which each member is equal to the sum of the submultiples of the other, as 220 and 284.
an oblong vestment, usually of white linen, worn about the neck and shoulders and partly under the alb. . Historical Examples Is this the amice of the friar you saw issue from the copse? Tales of the Wonder Club, Volume II Alexander Huth But no one had seen the child that morning, and amice declared […]