The Collaborative International Dictionary
Vatical \Vat"ic*al\, a. [L. vates a prophet.]
Of or pertaining to a prophet; prophetical.
a. Of or pertaining to a prophet; prophetic.
Usage examples of "vatical".
If by ill fate that day should come, my successor officiating in the vatical fields along the Tiber will already have ceased to be merely the chief of a gang, or of a band of sectarians, and will have become in his turn one of the universal figures of authority.