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adjective philosophical pronunciation in British English /ˌfɪləˈsɒfɪk(ə)l/

or philosophic philosophical pronunciation in British English /fɪləˈsɒfɪk/

  1. 2
    able to accept an unpleasant situation calmly because you know that you cannot change it

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 philosophical pronunciation in British English /ˌfɪləˈsɒfɪkli/ adverb


used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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