epistemological

[ ih-pis-tuh-muh-loj-i-kuh l ]
/ ɪˌpɪs tə məˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl /
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adjective

pertaining to epistemology, a branch of philosophy that investigates the origin, nature, methods, and limits of human knowledge.

Nearby words

  1. epist.,
  2. epistasis,
  3. epistaxis,
  4. epistemic,
  5. epistemics,
  6. epistemology,
  7. episternal,
  8. episternum,
  9. epistle,
  10. epistle side

Origin of epistemological


Related formse·pis·te·mo·log·i·cal·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for epistemological

epistemological

/ (ɪˌpɪstɪməˈlɒdʒɪkəl) /

adjective

concerned with or arising from epistemology
(of a philosophical problem) requiring an account of how knowledge of the given subject could be obtained
Derived Formsepistemologically, adverb

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