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quintessential (adj.)

c. 1600, "purest, most refined, consisting of or of the nature of quintessence," from quintessence (Medieval Latin quint essentia) + -al (1). Related: Quintessentially; quintessentialize.

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Definitions of quintessential from WordNet

quintessential (adj.)
representing the perfect example of a class or quality;
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