Quodlibetical Quod`li*bet"ic*al (kw[o^]d"l[i^]*b[e^]t"[i^]*kal), a. Not restricted to a particular subject; discussed for curiosity or entertainment. -- {Quod`li*bet"ic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • quodlibet — /ˈkwɒdlɪbɛt/ (say kwodlibet) noun 1. a sophisticated or complex problem or point of argument, especially one which arises in the study of philosophy or theology. 2. a thesis or debate devoted to a problem of this type. 3. Music a composition,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • quodlibet — n. 1 hist. a a topic for philosophical or theological discussion. b an exercise on this. 2 a light hearted medley of well known tunes. Derivatives: quodlibetarian n. quodlibetical adj. quodlibetically adv. Etymology: ME f. L f. quod what + libet… …   Useful english dictionary

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