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telesis

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noun tel·e·sis \ˈte-lə-səs\

Definition of telesis

plural tel·e·sesplay \-ˌsēz\

  1. :  progress that is intelligently planned and directed :  the attainment of desired ends by the application of intelligent human effort to the means



Origin of telesis

New Latin, from Greek, fulfillment, from telein to complete, from telos end — more at telos


First Known Use: 1896


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