Zetetic method


Zetetic method
Zetetic e*tet"ic, a. [Gr. ?, fr. ? to seek: cf. F. z['e]t['e]tique.] Seeking; proceeding by inquiry. [1913 Webster]

{Zetetic method} (Math.), the method used for finding the value of unknown quantities by direct search, in investigation, or in the solution of problems. [R.] --Hutton. [1913 Webster]


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