teleologisch

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From teleologie, itself from Modern Latin teleologia, coined 1728 by German philosopher Baron Christian von Wolff (1679-1754) from Ancient Greek (teleos) "entire, perfect, complete" (the prop. genitive of (telos) "end, goal, result") + -logia '-logy'

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /teː.leː.oːˈloː.ɣis/

Adjective[edit]

teleologisch (not comparable)

  1. teleological, concerning or applying teleology, either in theological or physiological sense
  2. (law) a judge's way to interprete the law by its intent rather then its actual phrasing
  3. containing a purpose or goal

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Teleologie +‎ -isch

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tʰe.le.oˈlo.ɡiʃ/

Adjective[edit]

teleologisch (not comparable)

  1. teleological

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