aphoristic

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀφορῐστικος (aphoristikos), equivalent to aphorist +‎ -ic.

Adjective[edit]

aphoristic

  1. Of, relating to, or containing aphorisms, maxims or epigrams; gnomic.
    • De Quincey:
      The method of the book is aphoristic.

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