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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
Translations of “utilitarianism”
in Chinese (Traditional) 實用主義, 功利主義…
in Chinese (Simplified) 实用主义, 功利主义…
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