gnomic definition by Webster's New World
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- wise and pithy; full of aphorisms
- designating or of a writer of aphorisms
Origin: Classical Greek gnōmikos ; from gnōmē: see gnome
gnomic definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Marked by aphorisms; aphoristic: gnomic verse; a gnomic style.