catechetic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or regarding catechesis.
    • relative to the catechism of a church.
    • Relating to or consisting in, asking questions and receiving answers, according to the ancient manner of teaching.
    • of or relating to or resembling a rigorous catechism
    • of or relating to or involving catechesis
  • others:
    • Consisting of question and answer: placed on a way of teaching in the shape of concerns placed by the teacher and answered by the pupil, perhaps the concerns are addressed toward understanding, as by Socrates in the dialogical technique, or even the memory.

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