adjective ideo·plas·tic

Definition of ideoplastic

  1. 1 :  modified by mental activity ideoplastic factors in digestion

  2. 2 of an art form :  rendered symbolic or conventional through the mental remodeling of natural subjects


\-ˌpla¦stisətē\ noun

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Origin and Etymology of ideoplastic

International Scientific Vocabulary ideo- + -plastic; originally formed as French idéoplastique

First Known Use: 1883

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capable of being understood in two ways

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