Adjective "teleological" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˌtɛlɪəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l//ˌtiːlɪəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'This analytic model is flawed because it posits a teleological annunciation of slavery's end.'
  2. 'Naturalism is the belief that all phenomena result only from the laws of chemistry and physics and that teleological or design explanations are not valid.'

Definitions

1. of or relating to teleology, the philosophical doctrine that final causes, design, and purpose exist in nature.

More examples(as adjective)

"views can be teleological."

"tales can be teleological."

"interpretations can be teleological."

"explanations can be teleological."

"arguments can be teleological."

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