adjective Pes·ta·loz·zian \¦pestə¦lätsēən, -syən\

Definition of Pestalozzian

  1. :  of, relating to, or constituting a system of education in which the sense perceptions are first trained and the other faculties are then developed in what is held to be natural order

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Origin and Etymology of pestalozzian

Johann H. Pestalozzi †1827 Swiss educational reformer + English -an

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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