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morality

noun uk   /məˈræl.ə.ti/ us    /mɔːˈræl.ə.t̬i/
[C or U] a set of personal or social standards for good or bad behaviour and character: They argued for a new morality based on self-sacrifice and honesty.Morality and rules of behaviour [U] the quality of being right, honest, or acceptable: I have to question the morality of forcing poor people to pay for their medical treatment.
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