metaethics

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noun plural but usually singular in construction meta·eth·ics \-ˈe-thiks\

Definition of metaethics

  1. :  the study of the meanings of ethical terms, the nature of ethical judgments, and the types of ethical arguments

metaethical

play \-thi-kəl\ adjective

1938

First Known Use of metaethics

1938


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