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pedagogynoun [U]

uk   /ˈped.ə.ɡɒdʒ.i/ us   /ˈped.ə.ɡɑː.dʒi/ specialized
the study of the methods and activities of teaching
pedagogical
adjective uk   /ˌped.əˈɡɒdʒ.ɪkəl/ us   /ˌped.əˈɡɑː.dʒɪkəl/ also pedagogic,
The book describes current pedagogical methods used in teaching reading.
pedagogically
adverb uk   /ˌped.əˈɡɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl.i/ us   /ˌped.əˈɡɑː.dʒɪ.kəl.i/
The reforms are pedagogically questionable (= not based on good teaching theory).
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