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aphoristic

[af-uh-ris-tik] /ˌæf əˈrɪs tɪk/
adjective
1.
of, like, or containing aphorisms:
His sermons were richly aphoristic.
2.
given to making or quoting aphorisms.
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55; < Greek aphoristikós. See aphorist, -ic
Related forms
aphoristically, adverb
nonaphoristic, adjective
nonaphoristically, adverb
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Word Origin and History for aphoristically
aphoristic
1753, from Gk. aphoristikos (see aphorism).
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