TUFACEOUS

\tjuːfˈe͡ɪʃəs], \tjuːfˈe‍ɪʃəs], \t_j_uː_f_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_s]\
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  • Pertaining to, consisting of, or resembling tufa.
1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
 
1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.

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Pestalozzian

  • Belonging to, or characteristic of, a system of elementary education which combined manual training with other instruction, advocated and practiced by Jean Henri Pestalozzi (1746-1827), Swiss teacher. An advocate or follower the system of Pestalozzi. pes-ta-lot'si-an, adj. pertaining to graduated object-teaching as originated by Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi (1745-1827).
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