pertaining to or of the nature
of preliminary instruction.
introductory to some art
a propaedeutic subject or study.
propaedeutics, ( used with a singular verb ) the preliminary body of knowledge and rules necessary for the study of some art or science.
Origin: 1830–40; pro-2
+ Greek paideutikós
pertaining to teaching, equivalent to paideú
) to teach (derivative of paîs
child; cf. pedo-1
) + -tikos -tic
is always a great word to know.
So is lollapalooza. Does it mean: