Mag*nif"i*cence (?), n. [F. magnificence, L. magnificentia. See Magnific.]

The act of doing what magnificent; the state or quality of being magnificent.

Acts xix. 27. "Then cometh magnificence." Chaucer.

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.


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