Meaning of “metaphysics” in the English Dictionary

"metaphysics" in British English

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metaphysicsnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌmet.əˈfɪz.ɪks/ us /ˌmet̬.əˈfɪz.ɪks/
metaphysical
adjective uk /ˌmet.əˈfɪz.ɪ.kəl/ us /ˌmet̬.əˈfɪz.ɪ.kəl/

Examples

Most teenagers ask themselves metaphysical questions such as "What is love?" and "What is death?"

(Definition of “metaphysics” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)