casuistic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or regarding casuists or casuistry.
    • Relating to casuistry (attempts to resolve ethical issues by applying basic principles).
    • very simple, hair-splitting.
    • Of or pertaining to casuists or casuistry.
    • of or concerning the using ethical principles to eliminate moral problems
    • of or relating to or exercising casuistry
  • others:
    • regarding casuists or casuistry; regarding cases of conscience, or to doubts regarding conduct; ergo, over-subtle; intellectually dishonest; sophistical.

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