/kab'euh lis"tik/, adj.
1. of or pertaining to the cabala.
2. mystic; occult.
3. of or marked by cabalism.
Also, cabalistical.
[1615-25; CABAL + -ISTIC]
Syn. 2. obscure, mysterious, arcane, dark.

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