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

    As a novelist, she has never been very preoccupied by 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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