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epistemological

[ih-pis-tuh-muh-loj-i-kuh l] /ɪˌpɪs tə məˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
pertaining to epistemology, a branch of philosophy that investigates the origin, nature, methods, and limits of human knowledge.
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epistemologically, adverb
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  • Indicates differences between student talk during inquiry and their ability to talk epistemologically about science.
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  • So there is the motivation in the fact that this is the epistemologically proper thing to do.
British Dictionary definitions for epistemologically

epistemological

/ɪˌpɪstɪməˈlɒdʒɪkəl/
adjective
1.
concerned with or arising from epistemology
2.
(of a philosophical problem) requiring an account of how knowledge of the given subject could be obtained
Derived Forms
epistemologically, adverb
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