Pronunciation: (fil"u-sof'i-kul), [key]
1. of or pertaining to philosophy: philosophical studies.
2. versed in or occupied with philosophy.
3. proper to or befitting a philosopher.
4. rationally or sensibly calm, patient, or composed.
5. Rare.of or pertaining to natural philosophy or physical science. Also,phil"o•soph'ic.
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