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- adj. Of or pertaining to catechesis.
- adj. In accordance with the catechism of a church.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Relating to or consisting in, asking questions and receiving answers, according to the ancient manner of teaching.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Consisting of question and answer: applied to a method of teaching by means of questions put by the teacher and answered by the pupil, whether the questions are addressed to the understanding, as by Socrates in his dialogical method, or to the memory.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to or resembling a rigorous catechism
- adj. of or relating to or involving catechesis
From the Latin catēchēticus, from the Ancient Greek κᾰτηχητῐκός (katēkhētikos), from κᾰτηχητής (katēkhētikos, "oral instructor"). (Wiktionary)