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Meaning of "etic" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ETIC

etic  [ˈiːtɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ETIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Etic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES ETIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

etic

Emic and etic

Emic and etic are terms used by anthropologists and by others in the social and behavioral sciences to refer to two kinds of data concerning human behavior. In particular, they are used in cultural anthropology to refer to kinds of fieldwork done and viewpoints obtained. "The emic approach investigates how local people think": How they perceive and categorize the world, their rules for behavior, what has meaning for them, and how they imagine and explain things. "The etic approach shifts the focus from local observations, categories, explanations, and interpretations to those of the anthropologist. The etic approach realizes that members of a culture often are too involved in what they are doing to interpret their cultures impartially. When using the etic approach, the ethnographer emphasizes what he or she considers important." Although emics and etics are sometimes regarded as inherently in conflict and one can be preferred to the exclusion of the other, the...

Definition of etic in the English dictionary

The definition of etic in the dictionary is relating to a non-structural approach to the description of linguistics and behavioural science.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ETIC


acetic
əˈsiːtɪk
aeronautic
ˌɛərəˈnɔːtɪk
algetic
ælˈdʒiːtɪk
anetic
əˈniːtɪk
anoetic
ænəʊˈiːtɪk
aortic
eɪˈɔːtɪk
atretic
əˈtriːtɪk
cathartic
kəˈθɑːtɪk
chemotherapeutic
ˌkiːməʊθɛrəˈpjuːtɪk
cretic
ˈkriːtɪk
docetic
dəʊˈsiːtɪk
equisetic
ˌekwɪˈsiːtɪk
hermeneutic
ˌhɜːmɪˈnjuːtɪk
immunotherapeutic
ˌɪmjʊnəʊˌθɛrəˈpjuːtɪk
psychotherapeutic
ˌsaɪkəʊθerəˈpjuːtɪk
quartic
ˈkwɔːtɪk
Rhaetic
ˈriːtɪk
Rhetic
ˈriːtɪk
therapeutic
ˌθɛrəˈpjuːtɪk
zoetic
zəʊˈiːtɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ETIC

ethylene
ethylene glycol
ethylene group
ethylene radical
ethylene series
ethylenic
ethylic
ethyne
ethynyl
etiolate
etiolated
etiolation
etiolin
etiologic
etiological
etiologically
etiologies
etiologist
etiology
etiquette

WORDS THAT END LIKE ETIC

acoustic
artistic
athletic
Atlantic
authentic
automatic
democratic
diagnostic
domestic
dramatic
erotic
exotic
fantastic
holistic
hydrostatic
magnetic
plastic
romantic
static
synthetic

Synonyms and antonyms of etic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «etic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ETIC

Find out the translation of etic to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of etic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «etic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

客位
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

etic
570 millions of speakers

English

etic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

etic
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ETIC
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

этический
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

etic
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

etic
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

étique
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Etika
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

WDV
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

エティックな
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

etic
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Etika
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

etic
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

etic
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एटिक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

etic
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ETIC
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

etic
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

етичний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ETIC
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

etic
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

etiese
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

etic
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

etic
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of etic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ETIC»

The term «etic» is regularly used and occupies the 65.861 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ETIC» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about etic

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ETIC»

Discover the use of etic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to etic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Handbook of Research Methods in Personality Psychology
(i.e., cultural values as mediators of the relationship between personality traits and well-being).2 Results from this study supported the first model (personality as a mediator between cultural values and well-being). Emic versus Etic Debate A ...
Richard W. Robins, R. Chris Fraley, Robert F. Krueger, 2009
2
The Cultural Nature of Human Development
Revising Understanding in Derived Etic Approaches The process of carefully testing assumptions and open-mindedly revising one's understanding in the light of new information is essential for learning about cultural ways. The distinctions ...
Barbara Rogoff, 2003
3
Linguistic Anthropology
6.3.2 Emic and etic in anthropology When a sound difference between two words produces a meaning difference, linguists say that there is a phonemic difference between the two words. When a sound difference between two words does not ...
Alessandro Duranti, 1997
4
Encyclopedia of Social and Cultural Anthropology
Etic and emic in cross-cultural comparison Etic distinctions are explained in terms of various etic frameworks or classificatory grids. Classic examples of etic frameworks include: fLinnaean taxonomy; disease, in medical science; and the ...
Dr Alan Barnard, Jonathan Spencer, 2002
5
Cross-Cultural Psychology: Research and Applications
Box 1.2 Emic and etic approaches one early attempt to deal with qualitative and quantitative approaches is captured in the distinction between emic and etic. These terms were coined by Pike (1967) in analogy with phonetics and phonemics.
John W. Berry, Seger M. Breugelmans, Ype H. Poortinga, 2011
6
Handbook of Research Methods in Social and Personality ...
This imposed-etic strategy (Berry, 1980) is economical and efficient when we want to examine how a particular measure generalizes to other cultures. However, when we want to identify culture-specific aspects of a construct, the imposed-etic ...
Harry T. Reis, Charles M. Judd, 2000
7
Community Health Nursing: Caring for the Public's Health
Etic view refers to an external or outsider's view of a culture. For example, many Anglo-American nurses believe that when Philippine elders reach about 80 years old, they should consider being placed in a nursing home so that they will not ...
Karen Saucier Lundy, Sharyn Janes, 2009
8
Folklore: An Encyclopedia of Beliefs, Customs, Tales, Music, ...
MIC/ETIC A conceptual framework that distinguishes between two strategies used to categorize human behavior: emic, often referred to as native, ethnic, internal, or insider point of view in relation to a specific cultural system, and etic, ...
Thomas A. Green, 1997
9
Indigenous and Cultural Psychology: Understanding People in ...
In this section, I review and discuss the feasibility of methods for constructing a global psychology proposed by several major indigenous psychologists, including the derived etic approach, the cross-indigenous method, the metatheory ...
Uichol Kim, Kuo-Shu Yang, Kwang-Kuo Hwang, 2006
10
Clinician's Guide to Cultural Psychiatry
Different Perspectives of Examining Culture: Etic and Emic The terms "etic" and " emic" are derived originally from the linguistic terms "phonetic" (sound of universal language) and "phonemic" (sound of specific language). Etic is used to  ...
Wen-Shing Tseng, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ETIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term etic is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Congress Debates and then Grossly Underfunds Federal Safety-Net …
... safety net programs for support: 57.4 million people for Medicaid, 47.6 million for food stamps, 28 million households receiving ETIC benefits, ... «The Nonprofit Quarterly, Jul 15»
2
Review of 2014: Filmmakers complete another successful year …
It became the second most significant „incentive-driven“ television project after The Borgias (ETIC FILMS), whose production brought Czech ... «Film New Europe, Jul 15»
3
Newsflash: Working Is the Best Antidote for Poverty
But contrary to conventional wisdom, the literature has consistently shown that the ETIC actually discourages work in two-income households. «The National Interest Online, Jul 15»
4
Last Legislative bills to watch
HB 2728: Changes the former Engineering Technology Industry Council (ETIC) to a broader model called the Oregon Talent Council (OTC). «Oregon Business News, Jun 15»
5
A inconstitucionalidade da emposição do regime de separação de …
A Evolução da Entidade Familiar. Disponível em: http: //intertemas.unitoledo.br/revista/index.php/ETIC/article/. viewFile/1614/1538>. Acesso em 16 fev 2011. «Âmbito Jurídico, Jun 15»
6
Multiple Dualities
Finally, it highlights the inevitable contrast between the emic way the photographic subjects understand themselves and the etic interpretations ... «The Korea Observer, Jun 15»
7
Creativity and psychosis share a genetic source, study finds
Artistic creativity may share genetic roots with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, according to a study published on Monday. «Medical Xpress, Jun 15»
8
Antigen-specific assessment of the immunological status of various …
... Minas Gerais, Protocol Number ETIC 158/09. All participants signed an informed consent form and authorized the collection of the samples. «BMC Blogs Network, May 15»
9
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt Review
... all the whinny bit-ches that "uninstalled" the game are useless path-etic ... path-etic like stories like in skyrim and other kidy bed times stories. «GameSpot, May 15»
10
March Madness: The First Three Months of 2015 Were the Hottest …
Link > http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2545465/Forget-global-warming-worry-MAGNETOSPHERE-Earths-magnetic-field- ... «TakePart, May 15»

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