Pedagogic Definition

-gŏjĭ-kəl, -gōjĭ-
adjective
Of or characteristic of teachers or of teaching.
Webster's New World
Characterized by pedantic formality.
A haughty, pedagogic manner.
American Heritage
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Origin of Pedagogic

  • First attested in 1781. From French pédagogique, from Latin paedagogicus, from Ancient Greek παιδαγωγικός (paidagōgikos), from παιδαγωγός (paidagōgos, “teacher, tutor"), from παῖς (pais, “child") + ἄγω (agō, “I lead").

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