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ideological

or ideologic

[ahy-dee-uh-loj-i-kuh l or ahy-dee-uh-loj-ik; id-ee-] /ˌaɪ di əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl or ˌaɪ di əˈlɒdʒ ɪk; ˌɪd i-/
adjective
1.
of or relating to ideology.
2.
speculative; visionary.
Origin of ideological
1855-1860
1855-60; ideolog(y) + -ic + -al1
Related forms
ideologically, adverb
anti-ideological, adjective
anti-ideologically, adverb
nonideologic, adjective
nonideological, adjective
nonideologically, adverb
unideological, adjective
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  • He, too, had fed at Hegel's ideologic banquet, where the verbal viands snared the souls of guests.

    Egoists James Huneker
Word Origin and History for ideologic

ideological

adj.

1797, from ideology + -ical. Related: Ideologically.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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