Pronunciation: (en-tel'u-kē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/entelechy.html on line 75 [key]
1. a realization or actuality as opposed to a potentiality.
2. (in vitalist philosophy) a vital agent or force directing growth and life.
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