alethic

adjective
aleth·​ic | \ ə-ˈle-thik, -ˈlē- \

Definition of alethic

: of or relating to truth alethic mode

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First Known Use of alethic

1898, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alethic

Greek alēthikos, from alētheia truth (from alēthēs true, from a- a- entry 2 + -lēthēs, from lēthē forgetfulness) + -ikos -ic

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“Alethic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alethic. Accessed 21 Apr. 2021.

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