[ on-tol-uh-jee ]
/ ɒnˈtɒl ə dʒi /
the branch of metaphysics that studies the nature of existence or being as such.
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OTHER WORDS FROM ontologyon·to·log·i·cal [on-tl-oj-i-kuh l] /ˌɒn tlˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, on·to·log·ic, on·tol·o·gis·tic [on-tol-uh-jis-tik] /ɒnˌtɒl əˈdʒɪs tɪk/, adjectiveon·tol·o·gist, noun
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Associated words: ontology, metaphysics, ontological, ontologist.Putnam's Word Book|Louis A. Flemming
British Dictionary definitions for ontologist
/ (ɒnˈtɒlədʒɪ) /
philosophy the branch of metaphysics that deals with the nature of being
logic the set of entities presupposed by a theory
Derived forms of ontologyontological, adjectiveontologically, adverb
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