didactic
[ dahy-dak-tik ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
Mid 17th century; Greek from French didactique, from Latinized form of Greek didaktikos "apt at teaching,"
Synonyms
  • academic
  • instructive
Definition
intended for instruction; instructive:
Example
The short video about 5-minute kitchen hacks was entertaining and didactic.
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