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philosophical

adjective uk   /ˌfɪl.əˈsɒf.ɪ.kəl/  us   /-ˈsɑː.fɪ-/
C2 relating to the study or writing of philosophy: philosophical writings/essaysC2 If you are philosophical in your reaction to something that is not satisfactory, you accept it calmly and without anger, understanding that failure and disappointment are a part of life.
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