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[dis-tel-ee-ol-uh-jee, -tee-lee-] /ˌdɪs tɛl iˈɒl ə dʒi, -ti li-/

Philosophy. a doctrine denying the existence of a final cause or purpose.
the assumed absence of purpose in life or nature.
the evasion or frustration of a natural or normal function or purpose.
/ˌdɪstɛlɪˈɒlədʒɪ; -tiːlɪ-/
(philosophy) the denial of purpose in life Compare teleology


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