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didacticadjective

uk   /daɪˈdæk.tɪk/  us   /daɪˈdæk.tɪk/
(Definition of didactic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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didacticadjective

 us   /dɑɪˈdæk·tɪk/ fml
intended to teach, or to improve morals by teaching: Children’s books possess a practical, didactic purpose – to instill a love for reading.
(Definition of didactic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “didactic”
in Chinese (Simplified) 教训的,说教的, 道德说教的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 教訓的,說教的, 道德說教的…
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