Definition of phronetal in English:

phronetal

adjective

Biology
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  • Chiefly in the terminology of Haeckel: of or relating to the mental processes of thought; cognitive.

Origin

Early 20th century. From German phronetal from phronet-, taken as stem of ancient Greek ϕρόνησις thought, sense, judgement + German -al.

Pronunciation

phronetal

/frə(ʊ)ˈniːtl/