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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DIDACTICAL

What do the historical, didactical and prophetical books of the New Testament contain?

It takes up into itself the didactical and practical elements, and rises through the force of its content to universality.

WORD ORIGIN

1650s, from French didactique, from Greek didaktikos "apt at teaching," from didaktos "taught," past participle of didaskein "teach," from PIE root *dens- "wisdom, to teach, learn." Related: Didactically; didacticism.