English-Norwegian translation of teleology

Translation of the word teleology from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

teleology in Norwegian

ideologynoun teleologi [u]
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Definitions of teleology
1. teleology - (philosophy) a doctrine explaining phenomena by their ends or purposes
  philosophical doctrine, philosophical theory a doctrine accepted by adherents to a philosophy
  philosophy any personal belief about how to live or how to deal with a situation; "self-indulgence was his only philosophy"; "my father's philosophy of child-rearing was to let mother do it"
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A teleology is any philosophical account which holds that final causes exist in nature, meaning that design and purpose analogous to that found in human actions are inherent also in the rest of nature. The word comes from the Greek ????? - telos, root: ????-, ""end, purpose. "" Teleology was explored by Plato and Aristotle, by Saint Anselm around 1000 A.D.

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