Pestalozzian
Pestalozzian Pes`ta*loz"zi*an, a. Belonging to, or characteristic of, a system of elementary education which combined manual training with other instruction, advocated and practiced by Jean Henri Pestalozzi (1746-1827), a Swiss teacher. -- n. An advocate or follower of the system of Pestalozzi. [1913 Webster]

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