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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A course that provides an introduction to an art or science (or to more advanced study generally).

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  • Cardinal Mercier presents these under "propaedeutics," even for his grown-up scholars, placing logic properly so called in its own rank as the complement of the other...
  • The principal reason for this change was the fact that he was overburdened with obligations to give elementary lectures and to examine large numbers of students, including even... for more
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