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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to science or study of being.

Usage examples (33)
  • ontological speculations
  • Because Down syndrome is determined at conception and leaves its imprint in every cell of the person's body, it raises what philosophers call ontological questions.
  • This tradition ties the notion of ontological commitment very closely to that of a semantic value.
  • Versions of the Fregean argument are sometimes stated in terms of the notion of ontological commitment. for more
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