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Pestalozzi

[pes-tl-ot-see; Italian pes-tah-lawt-tsee] /ˌpɛs tlˈɒt si; Italian ˌpɛs tɑˈlɔt tsi/
noun
1.
Johann Heinrich
[German yoh-hahn hahyn-rikh] /German ˈyoʊ hɑn ˈhaɪn rɪx/ (Show IPA),
1746–1827, Swiss educational reformer.
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Pestalozzian, adjective, noun
Pestalozzianism, noun
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Pestalozzi

/ˌpɛstəˈlɒtsɪ/
noun
1.
Johann Heinrich (joˈhan ˈhainrɪç). 1746–1827, Swiss educational reformer. His emphasis on learning by observation exerted a wide influence on elementary education
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