Mun"dane (?), a. [L. mundanus, fr. mundus the world, an implement, toilet adornments, or dress; cf. mundus, a., clean, neat, Skr. ma&nsdot;&dsdot; to adorn, dress, ma&nsdot;&dsdot;a adornment. Cf. Monde, Mound in heraldry.]

Of or pertaining to the world; worldly; earthly; terrestrial; as, the mundane sphere.

-- Mun"dane*ly, adv.

The defilement of mundane passions. I. Taylor.


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