Catechistic
Catechistic Cat`e*chis"tic (-k[i^]s"t[i^]k), Catechistical Cat`e*chis"tic*al, a. Of or pertaining to a catechist or to a catechism. --Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster]

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  • catechistic — adjective of or relating to or resembling a rigorous catechism the catechistic method • Syn: ↑catechetic • Pertains to noun: ↑catechism (for: ↑catechetic), ↑catechism …   Useful english dictionary

  • catechistic — adjective see catechism …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • catechistic — See catechist. * * * …   Universalium

  • catechistic — adjective Pertaining to a catechism …   Wiktionary

  • catechistic — cat·e·chis·tic …   English syllables

  • Catechistical — Catechistic Cat e*chis tic ( k[i^]s t[i^]k), Catechistical Cat e*chis tic*al, a. Of or pertaining to a catechist or to a catechism. Dr. H. More. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • catechist — catechistic, catechistical, adj. catechistically, adv. /kat i kist/, n. 1. a person who catechizes. 2. Eccles. a person appointed to instruct catechumens in the principles of religion as a preparation for baptism. [1555 65; < LL catechista < Gk… …   Universalium

  • catechetic — adjective 1. of or relating to or resembling a rigorous catechism the catechistic method • Syn: ↑catechistic • Pertains to noun: ↑catechism, ↑catechism (for: ↑catechistic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • cat|e|chis|ti|cal — «KAT uh KIHS tuh kuhl», adjective. = catechistic. (Cf. ↑catechistic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • catechism — noun Date: 1502 1. oral instruction 2. a manual for catechizing; specifically a summary of religious doctrine often in the form of questions and answers 3. a. a set of formal questions put as a test b. something resembling a catechism …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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