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philosophicaladjective

uk   /ˌfɪl.əˈsɒf.ɪ.kəl/ us   /ˌfɪl.əˈsɑː.fɪ.kəl/
(Definition of philosophical from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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philosophicaladjective

us   /ˌfɪl·əˈsɑf·ɪ·kəl/
relating to philosophy: Pragmatism is a philosophical theory.
To be philosophical about something, esp. something disappointing, is to accept it calmly: You just have to be philosophical about losing some games, because you can’t win them all.
philosophically
adverb /ˌfɪl·əˈsɑf·ɪ·kli/
Even though we disagree philosophically, he's a good personal friend and I sincerely hope he will recover.
(Definition of philosophical from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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