[ sur-kuh m-spek-tiv ]
/ ˌsɜr kəmˈspɛk tɪv /
given to or marked by circumspection; watchful; cautious: His behavior was circumspective.
Related formscir·cum·spec·tive·ly, adverbun·cir·cum·spec·tive, adjective
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We have studied them somewhat in the circumspective way, and will devote a few pages to our theory about them.History of American Socialisms|John Humphrey Noyes