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utilitarianism

noun [U] uk   /ˌjuː.tɪ.lɪˈteə.ri.ə.nɪ.zəm/ us    /-ter.i-/
the system of thought that states that the best action or decision in a particular situation is the one that brings most advantages to the most people
Traducciones de “utilitarianism”
en chino (tradicionál) 實用主義, 功利主義…
en chino (simplificado) 实用主义, 功利主义…
(Definition of utilitarianism from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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