Definition of Pedetentous. Meaning of Pedetentous. Synonyms of Pedetentous

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Definition of Pedetentous

Pedetentous Ped`e*ten"tous, a. [L. pes, pedis, foot + tendere to stretch out: cf. L. tentim by degrees.] Proceeding step by step; advancing cautiously. [R.] That pedetentous pace and pedetentous mind in which it behooves the wise and virtuous improver to walk. --Sydney Smith.

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