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American English: /ˌdaɪəˈlɛktɪk/
British English: /ˌdʌɪəˈlɛktɪk/

Translation of dialectic in Spanish:

also: dialectics Pronunciation: / -tɪks / noun (+ singular verb)

  • Example sentences
    • That is to say, we want to carve out a place for conversation, dialogue, dialectic, and debate.
    • Cloaked words can always be brought to the light of Truth by the subtle use of dialectics in debate.
    • The first of these preliminary considerations is related to some discussions within the art of dialectic whereas the second is theological in nature.

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