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Date: 1600-1700
Language: Greek
Origin: didaktikos, from didaskein 'to teach'

didactic

adjective
     
di‧dac‧tic
1 speech or writing that is didactic is intended to teach people a moral lesson:
His novel has a didactic tone.
2 someone who is didactic is too eager to teach people things or give instructions
didactically adverb

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