AskDefine | Define metaphysical

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metaphysical adj
1 pertaining to or of the nature of metaphysics; "metaphysical philosophy"
2 without material form or substance; "metaphysical forces"
3 highly abstract and over-theoretical; "metaphysical reasoning"

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Etymology

Grammatically derived from "metaphysics"

Pronunciation

/ˌmɛtəˈfɪzɪkəl/

Adjective

  1. Of or pertaining to metaphysics.
  2. Immaterial, supersensual, not physical (more properly, "beyond" that which is physical).

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