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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"
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ontologický
ontološki

ontological

[ˌɒntəˈlɒdʒɪkəl] ADJontológico
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ontological

[ˌɒntəˈlɒdʒɪkəl] adjontologique
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ontological

adjontologisch
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But even more importantly, the novel situates a hero in an ontological dilemma.
Murdoch's Morality: An Ontological Analysis, JANE DURAN
Just published by Lahore's Majlis-e-Taraqqi-e-Adab, the dissertation, titled Urdu novel mein maa baad-ut-tabeeyaati anaasir: 1947 ke baad, is a study of metaphysical and ontological elements found in Urdu novels written in the post-1947 era.
The developed method of applying the formalism of descriptive logics [13; 14; 15] is based on the previously developed mathematical model of the ontological representation of relational databases based on their semantic description and the method of applying the calculus of descriptive logics to identify the conflicts of these schemes.
After all, Gottlieb reminds us, "striving to get our ontological accounts right can only help us improve our epistemological critiques" (234).
Interrogating the political-ontological 'problem space' of water governance, we explore a series of ontological disjunctures that persist.
I have always believed that most practitioners of science confuse the epistemological nature of the scientific enterprise with the belief that they are actually uncovering the ontological source of what they study.
Their insistence that politics needed to be conceptualised in ontological terms imbued a sense that grappling with ontological questions was a mark of my own theoretical seriousness, in contrast to those who cannot see beyond the common sense assumptions of everyday political discourse.
Such ontological feature vector model could improve the performance of text retrieval and classification [8, 9].
insists that systematic theology's "ontological attunement" is vital to understand the biblical reality and must be a partner in the exegetical process itself.