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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

NOMOTHETIC, a. Legislative; enacting laws.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: relating to or involving the search for abstract universal principles [ant: idiographic]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Etymology: Greek nomothetikos of legislation, from nomothet?s lawgiver, from nomos law + -thet?s one who establishes, from tithenai to put more at do Date: 1658 relating to, involving, or dealing with abstract, general, or universal statements or laws

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. 1 stating (esp. scientific) laws. 2 legislative. Etymology: obs. nomothete legislator f. Gk nomothetes

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Nomothetic Nom`o*thet"ic, Nomothetical Nom`o*thet"ic*al, a. [Gr. ?.] Legislative; enacting laws; as, a nomothetical power. [R.] --Bp. Barlow.



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