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noun morality pronunciation in British English /məˈræləti/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] principles of right or wrong behaviour

    As a novelist, she has never been very preoccupied by morality.

    1. a.
      [countable/uncountable] a system of principles concerning right and wrong behaviour that is accepted by a particular group of people

      the revolt against traditional American morality

  2. 2
    [uncountable] the degree to which something is considered to be right or wrong

    the continuing debate about the morality of genetic research



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