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aetiological

etiological

/ (ˌiːtɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) /
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adjective

of or relating to aetiology
philosophy (of an explanation) in terms of causal precedents, as opposed, for instance, to the intentions of an agent

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
aetiologically or etiologically, adverb
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