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adjective 
  1. External; public; suitable to be imparted to the public; hence, capable of being readily or fully comprehended; " opposed to esoteric, or secret.
    • 1977, Gaynor Jones and Jay Rahn, "Definitions of Popular Music: Recycled," Journal of Aesthetic Education, vol. 11, no. 4. (Oct), p. 81,
    • :The grouping together of folk and elite might be termed relatively "esoteric," in contrast to the more "" popular forms.
      1. Of or pertaining to concepts having obvious practical application and that are not highly theoretical.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: exoterisch
  • French: exotérique
  • Italian: essoterico , essoterica, essoterici , essoteriche
  • Spanish: exotérico , exotérica
Etymology: From exotericus, exÅtericus, from á (exÅtericos) "external", adjectival form of á (exÅteros) "outside".


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