telic

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adjective te·lic \ˈte-lik, ˈtē-\

Definition of telic

  1. :  tending toward an end or outcome

telically

play \-li-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of telic

Greek telikos, from telos end — more at telos


First Known Use: 1889


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