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Definition of Philosophical

Philosophical
Philosophic Phil`o*soph"ic, Philosophical Phil`o*soph"ic*al, a. [L. philosophicus: cf. F. philosophique.] Of or pertaining to philosophy; versed in, or imbued with, the principles of philosophy; hence, characterizing a philosopher; rational; wise; temperate; calm; cool. -- Phil`o*soph"ic*al*ly, adv.

Meaning of Philosophical from wikipedia

- arguing that Pythagoreans merely claimed use of a preexisting term. Philosophical methods include questioning, critical discussion, rational argument...
- A philosophical movement refers to the phenomenon defined by a group of philosophers who share an origin or style of thought. Their ideas may develop...
- A philosophical zombie or p-zombie argument is a thought experiment in philosophy of mind that imagines a hypothetical being that is physically identical...
- Philosophical skepticism (UK spelling: scepticism; from Gr**** σκέψις skepsis, "inquiry") is a family of philosophical views that question the possibility...
- Philosophical fiction refers to the class of works of fiction which devote a significant portion of their content to the sort of questions normally addressed...
- In philosophy, a razor is a principle or rule of thumb that allows one to eliminate ("shave off") unlikely explanations for a phenomenon, or avoid unnecessary...
- A philosophical garden is a garden whose design reflects the teachings and practices of a philosophical school. Zen gardens are both philosophical and...
- in a narrow sense, philosophical logic is the area of philosophy that studies the application of logical methods to philosophical problems, often in the...
- Philosophical realism is usually not treated as a position of its own but as a stance towards other subject matters. Realism about a certain kind of thing...
- In its most common sense, philosophical methodology is the field of inquiry studying the methods used to do philosophy. But the term can also refer to...