Definition of pistic
: of, relating to, or exhibiting faith
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Origin and Etymology of pistic
Late Latin pisticus, from Greek pistikos, from pistis faith + -ikos -ic; akin to Greek peithesthai to believe, be persuaded, obey — more at bide
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