HyperDic: metaphysics

English > 1 sense of the word metaphysics:
NOUNcognitionmetaphysicsthe philosophical study of being and knowing
metaphysics > pronunciation
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English > metaphysics: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe philosophical study of being and knowing.
Category ofentelechy(Aristotle) the state of something that is fully realized / realized
hypostasis(metaphysics) essential nature or underlying reality
NarrowercosmologyThe metaphysical study of the origin and nature of the universe
ontologyThe metaphysical study of the nature of being and existence
BroaderphilosophyThe rational investigation of questions about existence and knowledge and ethics
Adjectivesmetaphysicalpertaining to or of the nature of metaphysics

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