[ ak-see-uh-loj-i-kuhl ]
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  1. relating to axiology, the branch of philosophy dealing with values, such as those of ethics, aesthetics, or religion: The axiological aspects of Tolkien's mythology are embedded in the language—elves are noble and beautiful, orcs evil and hideous, as evidenced in their names and languages.

Origin of axiological

First recorded in 1905–10; axiolog(y) + -ical

Other words from axiological

  • ax·i·o·log·i·cal·ly, adverb

Words Nearby axiological Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023