casuistic [kaz̸h′o̵̅o̅ is′tik]
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- of or having to do with casuistry or casuists
- quibbling; sophistical; specious
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also ca·su·is·ti·cal adjective
Of or relating to casuists or casuistry.
- caˌsu·isˈti·cal·ly adverb