eclectic method

eclectic method
method which combines elements from a number of approaches

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • eclectic — 1. adjective /ɛkˈlɛk.tɪk,ɪˈklɛk.tɪk/ a) Selecting a mixture of what appear to be best of various doctrines, methods or styles. Chunder Sen and the Progressive Brahmists broke entirely with Hinduism...and he selected from the scriptures of all… …   Wiktionary

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  • eclectic — ec•lec•tic [[t]ɪˈklɛk tɪk[/t]] adj. 1) selecting or choosing from various systems, methodologies, etc.; not following any one system 2) made up of elements selected from various sources: an eclectic philosophy[/ex] 3) Also, ec•lec•ti•cist… …   From formal English to slang

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