1. [syn: catechetical, catechetic]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Catechetic \Cat`e*chet"ic\, Catechetical \Cat`e*chet"ic*al\, a.
[Gr. ?. See Catechise.]
Relating to or consisting in, asking questions and receiving
answers, according to the ancient manner of teaching.
Socrates introduced a catechetical method of arguing.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: of or relating to or involving catechesis [syn: