zetetic

adjective
ze·tet·ic | \zə̇ˈtetik\

Definition of zetetic 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: proceeding by inquiry

zetetic

noun
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plural -s

Definition of zetetic (Entry 2 of 2)

: skeptic, seeker specifically : one of a group of Pyrrhonist philosophers

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History and Etymology for zetetic

Adjective

Greek zētētikos, from zētētos (verbal of zētein to seek for, inquire) + -ikos -ic; probably akin to Sanskrit dīyati he flies, soars

Noun

Greek zētētikos, from zētētikos, adjective

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