ephectic

adjective
ephec·​tic | \ ə̇ˈfektik, (ˈ)e¦f- \

Definition of ephectic

: given to suspense of judgment used of a school of ancient skeptics — compare epoche

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History and Etymology for ephectic

Greek ephektikos, from ephektos, verbal of epechein to hold back, from epi- + echein to hold, have

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“Ephectic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ephectic. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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