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dianoetic

[dahy-uh-noh-et-ik] /ˌdaɪ ə noʊˈɛt ɪk/
adjective
1.
pertaining to dianoia.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; < Greek dianoētik(ós), equivalent to diáno(ia) dianoia + -ē- thematic vowel + -tikos -tic
Related forms
dianoetically, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for dianoetic

dianoetic

/ˌdaɪənəʊˈɛtɪk/
adjective
1.
of or relating to thought, esp to discursive reasoning rather than intuition Compare discursive (sense 2)
Word Origin
C17: from Greek dianoētikos, from dianoia the thinking process, an opinion, from dia- + noein to think
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