adjective Date: 1922 of or relating to knowledge or knowing ; cognitiveepistemically adverb

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  • epistemic — epistemological epistemologicaladj. of or pertaining to epistemology; as, epistemic modal. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • epistemic — epistémic adj. m., pl. epistémici; f. sg. epistémică, pl. epistémice Trimis de siveco, 24.12.2008. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  EPISTÉMIC, Ă, epistémici, e, adj. Referitor la cunoaştere, la ştiinţă. ♦ Logică epistemică = ramură a logicii moderne …   Dicționar Român

  • epistemic — 1922, from Gk. episteme “knowledge” (see EPISTEMOLOGY (Cf. epistemology)) + IC (Cf. ic) …   Etymology dictionary

  • epistemic — [ep΄i stē′mik] adj. [< Gr epistēmē (see EPISTEMOLOGY) + IC] of or having to do with knowledge or the act or ways of knowing epistemically adv …   English World dictionary

  • epistemic — adjective a) Of or relating to knowledge or cognition; cognitive. Metaphors provide epistemic access to the world via the articulation of new ideas at a stage when literal language cannot cope. b) Of or relating to theory of knowledge… …   Wiktionary

  • epistemic — epistemology ► NOUN ▪ the branch of philosophy that deals with knowledge, especially with regard to its methods, validity, and scope. DERIVATIVES epistemic adjective epistemological adjective epistemologist noun. ORIGIN from Greek epist m… …   English terms dictionary

  • epistemic — epistemically, adv. /ep euh stee mik, stem ik/, adj. of or pertaining to knowledge or the conditions for acquiring it. [1920 25; < Gk epistemikós, equiv. to epistém(e) knowledge + ikos IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • epistemic — adj. of the study of human knowledge, of the study of cognition …   English contemporary dictionary

  • epistemic — ep·i·ste·mic …   English syllables

  • epistemic — UK [ˌepɪˈstemɪk] / US adjective formal relating to knowledge or the study of knowledge …   English dictionary

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