adverb see telic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • telically — teli·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • telically — adverb see telic …   Useful english dictionary

  • telic — telically, adv. /tel ik, tee lik/, adj. 1. Gram. expressing end or purpose: a telic conjunction. 2. tending to a definite end. [1840 50; < Gk telikós pertaining to an end or cause. See TEL 2, IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • telic — adjective Etymology: Greek telikos, from telos end more at telos Date: 1889 tending toward an end or outcome • telically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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