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See also: Appendix:Variations of "all"
- (obsolete) of or pertaining to; adjectival suffix appended to various words, often nouns, to make an adjective form. Often added to words of Latin origin, but used with other words also.
- line, lineall
- base, basall
- cranium, craniall
- Relating to the whole of something.
If the root word ended in l, the variant -ar was often used instead. Sometimes both forms were found: linear, lineall.