Ontological
Ontological On`to*log"ic*al, a. [Cf. F. ontologique.] Of or pertaining to ontology. [1913 Webster]

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  • ontological — argument …   Philosophy dictionary

  • ontological — ontology ► NOUN Philosophy ▪ the branch of metaphysics concerned with the nature of being. DERIVATIVES ontological adjective ontologist noun …   English terms dictionary

  • ontological — adjective of or relating to ontology ontological speculations • Pertains to noun: ↑ontology • Derivationally related forms: ↑ontology …   Useful english dictionary

  • ontological — adjective Date: 1782 1. of or relating to ontology 2. relating to or based upon being or existence • ontologically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • ontological — on·to·log·i·cal (ŏnʹtə lŏjʹĭ kəl) adj. 1. Of or relating to ontology. 2. Of or relating to essence or the nature of being. 3. Of or relating to the argument for the existence of God holding that the existence of the concept of God entails the… …   Universalium

  • ontological — adjective Of, or relating to, ontology …   Wiktionary

  • ontological — on|to|log|i|cal [ ,antə ladʒıkl ] adjective TECHNICAL relating to the study of existence ╾ on|tol|o|gy [ an talədʒi ] noun uncount …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • ontological — ontology …   Dictionary of sociology

  • ontological — adj. of or pertaining to ontology, pertaining to the branch of metaphysics which is concerned with existence and the nature of being …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ontological — on·to·log·i·cal …   English syllables

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