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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. the power of moral judgment and feeling; the capacity to perceive what is right or wrong in moral conduct, and to approve or disapprove, independently of education or the knowledge of any positive rule or law.
  • n. See under Moral, (a).

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  • n. motivation deriving logically from ethical or moral principles that govern a person's thoughts and actions

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