noun see ethical

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  • ethical — also ethic adjective Etymology: Middle English etik, from Latin ethicus, from Greek ēthikos, from ēthos character more at sib Date: 1588 1. of or relating to ethics < ethical theories > 2. involving or expressing moral approval or disapproval <… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • ethical — ethically, adv. ethicalness, ethicality, n. /eth i keuhl/, adj. 1. pertaining to or dealing with morals or the principles of morality; pertaining to right and wrong in conduct. 2. being in accordance with the rules or standards for right conduct… …   Universalium

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