The definition of a method is a system or a way of doing something.(noun)
An example of a method is a teacher’s way of cracking an egg in a cooking class.
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Origin: Fr méthode < L methodus < Gr methodos, a going after, pursuit, system < meta, after (see meta-) + hodos, a way (see -ode)
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Origin: Middle English, medical procedure
Origin: , from Latin methodus, method
Origin: , from Greek methodos, pursuit, method
Origin: : meta-, beyond, after; see meta-
Origin: + hodos, way, journey.
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