abductively

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

abductive +‎ -ly

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /æbˈdʌk.tɪv.li/, /ˈæbˌdək.tɪv.li/

AdverbEdit

abductively (not comparable)

  1. In an abductive fashion. [Early 20th century.][1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Lesley Brown (editor), The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition (Oxford University Press, 2003 [1933], ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7), page 3
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