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on·to·log·i·cal

 (ŏn′tə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to ontology.
2. Of or relating to essence or the nature of being.
3. Of or relating to the argument for the existence of God holding that the existence of the concept of God entails the existence of God.

on′to·log′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.ontological - of or relating to ontology; "ontological speculations"
Translations
ontologický
ontološki

ontological

[ˌɒntəˈlɒdʒɪkəl] ADJontológico

ontological

[ˌɒntəˈlɒdʒɪkəl] adjontologique

ontological

adjontologisch
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