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metaphysics

noun [U]     /ˌmet.əˈfɪz.ɪks/ US  /ˌmet̬-/
the part of philosophy that is about understanding existence and knowledgePhilosophy metaphysical     /-ɪ.kəl/ adjective Most teenagers ask themselves metaphysical questions such as "What is love?" and "What is death?"Philosophy
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